Richard Carden ’55

Richard Carden ’55 died June 29, 2014, in Rumney, N.H., six days after suffering a massive stroke. He was born in Boston on December 20, 1932, and graduated from Milton Academy. Continue reading

Carlton P. Davenport ’55

Carlton P. Davenport ’55 died December 21, 2011, in Princeton, Mass. He was born on April 24, 1933, in East Orange, N.J., and prepared for college at Nutley (N.J.) High School. He attended Bowdoin from Continue reading

William W. Douglass Jr. ’55

William W. Douglass Jr. ’55 died at home March 17, 2012, in Colorado Springs. He was born on February 4, 1934, in Manchester, N.H., and prepared for college at Kimball Union Academy. He attended Bowdoin from Continue reading

David G. Lavender ’55

David G. Lavender ’55 died February 16, 2013, in Green Valley, Ariz. He was born on June 27, 1934, in Denver and prepared for college at The Thacher School in Ojai, Calif. He was a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. After two years in the Army, where he served to sergeant, he worked at a variety of jobs before beginning a career in college administration, as assistant director of development at Harvey Mudd College from 1960 to 1963, director of development at Carleton College from 1963 to 1970, and vice president for development at Colgate University from 1970 to 1973. Continue reading

William E. Nieman Jr. ’55

William E. Nieman Jr. ’55 died December 25, 2013, in Gates Mills, Ohio. He was born on November 15, 1932, in Newark, N.J., and prepared for college at Columbia High School and Fryeburg Academy. He was captain of his tennis team and was state champion for two years. He was a member of Alpha Delta Phi fraternity. Continue reading

H. Robert Parent ’55

H. Robert Parent ’55 died March 5, 2012, in Auburndale, Fla. He was born in Quincy, Mass., on September 3, 1933, and graduated from Stephens High School. He attended Continue reading

Edmund A. Peratta ’55

Edmund A. Peratta ’55 died March 1, 2012, in Bluffton, S.C. He was born on February 13, 1933, in Ashland, Mass., and prepared for college at Ashland High School and Huntington School. He was a member of Zeta Psi Continue reading

Joseph Y. Rogers ’55

Joseph Y. Rogers ’55 died October 22, 2014. He was born in Fort Fairfield on September 17, 1933, son of the late Albert F. Rogers ’22, and prepared for college at Greely Institute. Continue reading

Leonidas B. Southerland III ’55

Leonidas B. Southerland III ’55 died June 14, 2013, in Marietta, Ga. He was born in Miami on October 6, 1932, and prepared for Bowdoin at College de Petionville in Petionville, Haiti, and Christ School in Arden, N.C. He was a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. Continue reading

Normand D. St. Hilaire ’55

Normand D. St. Hilaire ’55 died May 21, 2009, in West Columbia, S.C. He was born in Auburn, Maine, on Sept. 23, 1932, and prepared for college at Edward Little High School and Hebron Academy, Continue reading

Robert K. Windsor ’55

Robert K. Windsor ’55 died January 12, 2012, in Sandusky, Ohio. He was born on September 17, 1933, in Philadelphia, and prepared for Bowdoin at Pierre S. duPont High School and Goldey Business College. As a high school senior, Continue reading

David R. Wood ’55

David R. Wood ’55 died March 9, 2014, in Livingston, Mont. He was born on January 18, 1933, in Chicago, and prepared for college at Hinsdale (Ill.) High School and Millburn (N.J.) High School. He attended Bowdoin from 1951 to 1953, a member of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. Continue reading