Gilbert Morrill Wishart ’52

Gilbert Morrill Wishart ’52 died on December 22, 2004, in Lewiston, Maine.

Born on September 18, 1930, in Portland, he prepared for college at Portland High School and became a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity at Bowdoin, which he attended from 1948 to 1951 before serving in the U.S. Navy for three years during the Korean conflict. He returned to the College in September of 1954 and graduated in June of 1955 as a member of the Class of 1952. He was for many years a self-employed contractor in Maine and was elected to the Maine Swimmers Hall of Fame. Surviving are a brother, Herbert L. Wishart of North Waterboro, and a nephew, Robert W. Wishart of Albany, GA.