Carl A. Brinkman ’54

Dr. Carl A. Brinkman ’54 died July 26, 2014, in Bluffton, S.C. The son of medical missionaries, he was born in Resht, Iran, on June 17, 1932. He graduated from Farmington High School, where he and his twin brother, Paul A. Brinkman ’54, were jointly awarded the Balfour Plaque Award “for outstanding scholarship, loyalty and achievement.” Continue reading

William A. Brown ’54

William A. Brown ’54 died March 30, 2013, in Windham. He was born on March 13, 1933, in Milo, and prepared for college at Milo High School. He served in the Army Finance Corps, mostly in Germany, graduated cum laude from Bowdoin, and earned a master’s degree in mathematics from the University of Maine in 1959. Continue reading

Robert E. Cetlin ’54

Robert E. Cetlin ’54 died on May 6, 2015, in Kings Park, New York. If more information becomes available, it will appear here.

Peter G. Dunn ’54

Peter G. Dunn ’54 died November 24, 2013, at his home in Center Ossipee, N.H. He was born on July 1, 1933, in Cambridge, Mass., and prepared for Bowdoin at The Holderness School and University of New Hampshire summer session. He was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity and served a tour of duty with the Army in Anchorage. Continue reading

Albert S. Farrington ’54

Albert S. Farrington ’54 died November 24, 2011, in Lewiston. He was born in Augusta on September 10, 1932, son of the late Frank A. Farrington ’27. He graduated from Cony High School, where Continue reading

W. John Friedlander ’54

W. John Friedlander ’54, who received the Distinguished Bowdoin Educator award in 1988, died September 17, 2013, at his home in Lake Placid, N.Y. He was born on May 22, 1931, in Cincinnati, Ohio, and prepared for college at the Hotchkiss School and Berkshire School. Earning the nickname “Moose” at Bowdoin, he lettered in football, basketball, and tennis and was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Continue reading

Lt. Colonel Donald P. Hayward ’54

Lt. Colonel Donald P. Hayward ’54 died September 25, 2014, at his home in Keene, N.H. He was born on May 17, 1932, in Brockton, Mass., and graduated from Brockton High School. He was a member of Alph Tau Omega fraternity, Bowdoin Glee Club, and Reserve Officers Training Corps. Continue reading

Robert P. “Hap” Hazzard III

Robert P. “Hap” Hazzard III ’54 died at his home May 22, 2012, in Brunswick. He was born February 15, 1932, in Gardiner, and prepared for college at Deerfield Academy and Gardiner High School, where Continue reading

Thomas W. “Will” Joy ’54

Thomas W. “Will” Joy ’54 died August 5, 2013, at his home in Orleans, Mass. He was born in Winchester, Mass., on December 11, 1932, son of the late John H. Joy of the Class of 1912, and prepared for college at Winchester High School. He spent his teen summers as a St. Croix Voyageur, later becoming a Junior Maine Guide. Continue reading

Charles C. Ladd ’54

Charles C. Ladd III ’54 died August 4, 2014, in Concord, Mass. He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on November 23, 1932, and prepared for college at the Judson School for Boys and Providence Country Day School. Continue reading

John B. Leonard ’54

John B. Leonard ’54 died October 12, 2014, in Westport, Mass. He was born in Worcester, Mass., on March 21, 1932, and graduated from Somerset (Mass.) High School. He was a member of Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Continue reading

Gerald M. Lewis ’54

Gerald M. Lewis ’54, the “lawyer with the golden voice,” died June 1, 2013, in Boston, of heart disease. He was born in Boston on June 23, 1928, and prepared for Bowdoin at Deering High School, the New England Conservatory of Music, and Portland Junior College, from which he transferred with an associate’s degree. Continue reading

Richard E. Little ’54

Richard E. Little ’54 died April 30, 3013, at his home in New London, N.H. He was born Edward Buttolph on April 29, 1932, in Mt. Kisco, N.Y. and legally changed his name to Little when his mother remarried. He prepared for college at Newton (Mass.) High School and Newton Junior College. He was a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity, played varsity baseball, and was a tenor in the glee club. Continue reading

A. William Markell ’54

William Markell ’54 died December 7, 2014, in Needham, Mass. He was born on June 6, 1933, in Boston, and graduated with honors from Brookline (Mass.) High School. He was a member of the Alpha Rho Epsilon fraternity and was active in the Sailing Club and Political Forum. Continue reading

Jerome P. Solomon ’54

Jerome P. Solomon ’54 died August 30, 3013, in Winchester, Mass. He was born in Boston on April 25, 1932, and prepared for college at Salem (Mass.) High School. He was a member of Alpha Rho Upsilon fraternity and went on to earn a master’s of business administration from Boston University in 1956. He was a certified public accountant and managing partner at Harris, Kerr, Forster & Co. (later Pannell Kerr Forster) for more than fifty years. Continue reading

Charles R. Thurston ’54

Charles R. Thurston ’54 died August 6, 2014, in Hingham, Mass. He was born on February 6, 1933, in Boston, son of Charles E. Thurston ’29, and graduated from Milton High School. Continue reading

Thomas F. Winston Jr. ’54

Thomas F. Winston Jr. ’54 died November 27, 2013, in Portland. He was born in Lynn, Mass., on July 12, 1932, and prepared for college at Swampscott (Mass.) High School. He attended Bowdoin from 1950 to 1954, where he was a member of Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, and he served in the Army. Continue reading