In Memoriam

memoriamMary B. Ratliff ’35, sister-in-law of Betty L. Larson ’51, passed away on April 19, 2017. She was predeceased by husband Francis B. Ratliff ’34 and sister-in-law Dorothy L. Smith ’37.

Jesse E. Hilgert, Jr., ’51 passed away on April 26, 2017. Survivors include sister Nancy A. McClure ’62.

Russell D. Albert ’52 passed away on May 4, 2017.

Richard A. Warren, Jr., ’52 passed away on June 1, 2017.

John L. Lewellen ’59 passed away on May 23, 2017.

Janice L. Phelps ’59 sister of the late Samuel W. Stone ’54, sister-in-law of Daisy M. Stone ’52, and aunt of Jana M. Cole ’77, passed away on June 17, 2017.

Talmage H. “Hager” St. Clair ’60 husband of Doreen W. St. Clair ’61, passed away on May 27, 2017.

Roger J. Fontanella ’62 passed away on May 11, 2017.

William H. “Bill” Blackketter ’67 passed away on March 26, 2017.

Rebecca A. “Becky” Carr ’69 passed away on April 13, 2017.

Judy A. Showalter ’70 passed away on April 1, 2017. Survivors include brother-in-law Robert L. “Bob” Showalter ’80, sister-in-law Mary Alice Smith ’62, and uncle John R. Rider ’47.

Beth A. Myers ’71 passed away on June 21, 2017.

Donald R. Smith ’72, father of Brent E. Smith ’73 ’76, passed away on April 27, 2017.

Ronda L. “Ron” Chinn ’73 passed away on June 19, 2017.

Ronald W. Rajer ’75 passed away on April 16, 2017.

Rodney D. Sanford ’76, father of Joseph P. Sanford ’14 and father-in-law of Lauren S. Sanford ’12, passed away on April 1, 2017.

Helen A. Evans ’79, mother of Victoria S. “Vicki” Bernard ’76 and mother-in-law of Wendell L. Bernard ’74, passed away on April 22, 2017.

Harry J. Ragsdale ’80 brother-in-law of Rosanne Kirk-Gillespie ’85, passed away on May 31, 2017.

James F. “Jim” Mann ’87, son of the late Esther M. Mann ’86, passed away on April 27, 2017.

Shannon M. Peterman Lester ’94p assed away April 30, 2017.

Tanya M. (Wright) Irwin ’99 passed away May 18, 2017. Survivors include her husband, children, parents and sister Trisha D. (Wright) Smith ’03.

Jessica Elston ’05, part-time administrative assistant in UIndy’s Krannert Memorial Library, passed away on July 5, 2017.

Richard A. Coram ’08 passed away May 24, 2017.