Dr. Christian von Heune ’54 died January 19, 2009, in Albuquerque.
Richard Hoopes Allen ’54 died on January 23, 2008, in Chadds Ford, Penn.
G. Wells Anderson ’54 died on May 26, 2016, in Concord, New Hampshire. Continue reading
Richard D. Asdourian ’54 died on October 14, 2016, in Pittstown, New Jersey. Continue reading
Didrik Christofer Severin Bent ’54 died on May 11, 2002.
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 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
David H. Caldwell ’54 died on May 30, 2015, in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Continue reading
Richard O. Card ’54 died on May 7, 2015, in Bath, Maine. Continue reading
Robert E. Cetlin ’54 died on May 6, 2015, in Kings Park, New York. If more information becomes available, it will appear here.
John Wheeler Church, Jr. ’54 died on April 17, 2006, in Westchester, PA.
Robert Earle Cleaves III ’54 died February 26, 2009, in Portland.
Delwood C. Damboise ’54 died on January 7, 2016, in Falmouth, Maine. Continue reading
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 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
William Alden Fickett ’54 died on October 5, 2006, in Longview,WA.
William Weston Fisher, Jr. ’54 died on December 1, 2005, in North Franklin, CT.
Russell J. Folta ’54 died September 8, 2008, in Green Valley, Ariz.
Joseph Andrews Forest ’54 died on October 14, 2006, in Kingston, WA.
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
Philip A. Garland ’54 died in early February 2015, in Dedham, Massachusetts.
Richard C. Gibson ’54 died July 16, 2008, in South Brooksville, Maine.
Charles Erhardt Godfrey ’54 died on November 27, 2007, in Reading, Mass.
Francis W. “Skip” Gorham, Jr. ’54 died June 29, 2011, in Niantic, Conn. He was born June 1, 1931, in Chicopee, Mass., son of the late Francis W. Gorham ’24, and prepared for college at Continue reading
Robert J. Grainger ’54 died on February 19, 2016, in Phippsburg, Maine. Continue reading
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 ’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 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
Ralph G. Kearney ’54 died on April 10, 2016, in Sanford, Maine. Continue reading
William Gustave Kurth ’54 died on January 6, 2005, in Andover MA.
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
James Loring Ladd ’54 died December 31, 2009, in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine.
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
Harvey Solomon Levine ’54 died June 19, 2009, in Portland following a heart attack.
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
Albert F. Lilley ’54 died April 17, 2008, in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Robert E. Lilley ’54 died on February 19, 2016, in Phippsburg, Maine. Continue reading
Alvin G. Litchfield ’54 died on November 26, 2016, in Topsham, Maine. Continue reading
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
F. Allan MacDonald ’54 died September 8, 2008, in Cohasset, Mass.
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
Theophilus Ellis McKinney, Jr. ’54 died on January 15, 2004, in Dover, DE.
Kenneth A. McLoon ’54 died on July 17, 2015, in Manchester, New Hampshire. Continue reading
Kurt Mirk ’54, who attended Bowdoin after being held as an American prisoner of war in World War II, has died in Arolsen, Germany.
David A. Mitchell ’54 died on March 31, 2008, in Cary, N.C.
Roswell Moore, Jr. ’54 died on January 7, 2008, in Houston, Texas.
Shogo Moriyama ’54 has died. He was born on January 7, 1930, in Itsubu, Naze City, O’Shima Gun, Ryuku Islands.
Dr. John V. Nungesser ’54 died March 19, 2012, in Freeport. He was born on January 27, 1932, in Newark, N.J., and prepared for college at Millburn (N.J.) High School. Continue reading
George F. Phillips Jr ’54 died on May 18, 2017, in Buffalo, New York.
George F. Phillips Jr. ’54 died on May 25, 2017, in Buffalo, New York.
Herbert P. Phillips ’54 died on January 27, 2017, in Boston, Massachusetts.
David Sargent Rogerson ’54 died on December 15, 2008, at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, N.H.
Richard B. Salsman ’54 died on March 13, 2015, in Danvers, Massachusetts. Continue reading
Louis Schwartz ’54 died September 26, 2008, in West Hartford, Conn.
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
Ward Chalmers Stoneman ’54 died on July 2, 2003, in Richmond, CA.
Douglas R. Teece ’54 died on March 11, 2014, in South Hadley, Massachusetts. Continue reading
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
Robert Ninde Thurston ’54 of Marco Island, Fla., and Antioch, Ill., died on October 21, 2007.
Frank J. Vecella ’54 died on February 13, 2016, in Miami, Florida. Continue reading
Paul Wade ’54 died December 5, 2014, in Brunswick.
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