Philip E. Shakir ’56 died May 16, 2012, in West Roxbury, Mass. He was born in Framingham, Mass., on April 6, 1934, and graduated from Boston Latin School. He was a member of Alpha Rho Upsilon fraternity. He earned a master’s degree in math from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1957 and worked for many years as a mathematician for Raytheon and taught math at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Prior to his retirement, he was the publisher of the Nauset Calendar Newspaper. He was predeceased by a sister, Evelyn Shakir.