Robert M. Cross ’45, H’89

Robert M. Cross ’45, H’89, Secretary of the College Emeritus, whose prolific correspondence defined graciousness for generations of Bowdoin alumni, died on July 15, 2012, in Brunswick, Maine.

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Vincent L. McKusick H’79

The Honorable Vincent L. McKusick H’79, former Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court, died December 3, 2014, in Falmouth. He was born on October 21, 1921, on a small dairy farm in Parkman, Maine, and graduated from Guilford High School. Continue reading

Joseph Sewall ’43, H’83

Joseph Sewall ’43, H’83, four term Maine Senate president and recipient of an honorary degree from Bowdoin, died November 23, 2011, in Bangor. He was born on December 17, 1921, in Old Town, son of the late James Wingate Sewall ’06, and prepared for college at Old Town High School and Holderness School. Continue reading

Paul Simon H’01

Paul Simon H’01, who received an honorary doctor of laws degree from the College in May of 2001, died on December 9, 2003, in Springfield, IL.

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Richard A. Wiley ’49, H’94

Richard A. Wiley ’49, H’94, who distinguished himself in the military, law, business, academia, and as a Bowdoin overseer and trustee for nearly 30 years, died on June 12, 2009, in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

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