Spring 2016

In Memoriam

The Alumni Association notes with sorrow the passing of the following graduates (based on information received between October and December 2015)

’42 Eric Alexander McCuaig, BA, ’47 LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in December 2015
’43 Ernest Bertram Wilkins, BSc(CivEng), of Victoria, BC, in April 2015
’45 Henry Barss Dimock, BSc, ’48 MD, of Trail, BC, in October 2015
’45 Jean Linse Pettifor (Dixon), Dip(Ed), ’46 BEd, ’48 MEd, ’48 MA, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’46 Rosa Jane Blanche Coultis, BA, of Brooks, AB, in October 2015
’46 Marion Idell Ferry, Dip(Ed), ’47 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September 2015
’46 Marion K. Masih (Finn), BSc(HEc), of Sudbury, ON, in October 2015
’46 Irene Florence Miller, BSc(HEc), of Elk Point, AB, in October 2015
’47 Alexander James Beveridge, BSc, ’56 MSc, of Water Valley, AB, in November 2015
’47 Constantine Lutic, BSc, ’47 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in September 2015
’47 Donald Murdoch McDonald, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in December 2015
’47 Nori Kazu Nishio, DDS, of Nanaimo, BC, in September 2015
’47 Theodore Sawchuck, BEd, ’60 MEd, of Victoria, BC, in October 2015
’48 David Andrew Adams, BCom, of Vancouver, BC, in November 2015
’48 Donald Melvin Cross, BSc, ’50 MD, of Ottawa, ON, in October 2015
’48 John Allison Forbes, Dip(Ed), ’48 BEd, ’51 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’48 Morris James Paulson, BEd, ’49 MEd, of Hollywood, CA, in September 2015
’48 Norma Evelyn Proudfoot (MacDonald), Dip(Ed), ’50 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’48 Paul Charles Racette, BSc, ’52 MD, of Surrey, BC, in December 2015
’49 Keith Otis Fowler, BCom, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’49 William Robert McMillan, BSc(ChemEng), of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’49 Thomas Eiichi Morimoto, BSc(ChemEng), ’52 MSc, of Kelowna, BC, in December 2015
’49 Einar Melvin Overn, BSc(ElecEng), of Nanton, AB, in September 2015

’50 John Arthur Brown, BSc(Ag), ’52 MSc, of Okotoks, AB, in October 2015
’50 W. Norman Craig, BSc, of Olds, AB, in October 2015
’50 Joseph Francis Hlavay, BSc(CivEng), of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’50 Wallace Oaken Klatt, BSc(Ag), of Leduc, AB, in October 2015
’50 Melvin Eric Minogue, BSc, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’50 Allan A. Schindeler, BSc(Ag), ’52 BEd, ’67 MEd, of Sherwood Park, AB, in December 2015
’50 Bethoe Anne Shirkoff, BA, of Vancouver, BC, in November 2015
’51 Ian Windle Duncan, BSc(CivEng), of Salmon Arm, BC, in November 2015
’51 William Francis Kelly, BSc(CivEng), of Victoria, BC, in October 2015
’51 Walter Lachman, BCom, of Edmonton, AB, in September 2015
’51 George William Peterson, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’51 Clayton Harvey Richardson, BSc(Pharm), of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’52 E. Jane Beverley (McNiven), BA, of Toronto, ON, in November 2015
’52 Louis Armand Desrochers, LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in September 2015
’52 Aino Evelyn Erdman, BSc(HEc), of Calgary, AB, in December 2015
’53 Jack K. Higa, DDS, in October 2015
’53 Thomas Jackson, BA, ’54 LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’53 Norman Eric Whittred, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’53 Margaret Jean Young, Dip(Nu), ’54 BSc(Nu), of Peers, AB, in November 2015
’54 Sten S. Berg, BSc(Ag), of Ardrossan, AB, in November 2015
’54 Alan Arnold Campbell, BSc(Pharm), of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’54 Russell J. Leskiw, BEd, of Delta, BC, in September 2015
’54 Robert Thomas Morrison, BSc, ’58 MD, ’61 MSc, of Vancouver, BC, in November 2015
’54 Orest John Verchomin, BSc(Pharm), of Victoria, BC, in December 2015
’55 Svend Aage Hansen, Dip(Ed), ’56 Dip(Ed), ’57 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’55 Maria Prokopiw, Dip(Ed), ’69 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’56 Margaret Florence Campbell (Parker), Dip(Ed), ’60 BEd, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’56 Elsie Mae Myhre, BCom, of Port Alberni, BC, in April 2010
’56 Evelyn Reich, Dip(Ed), in October 2015
’57 Joseph Albert Haws, DDS, of Bragg Creek, AB, in March 2015
’58 Neil Ronald Fjell, BSc(Pharm), of White Rock, BC, in November 2015
’58 D. Neil Walker, DDS, of Victoria, BC, in October 2015
’58 Patricia Whittaker (Parker), Dip(Nu), of Welland, ON, in June 2015
’59 Gerald Alan Lucas, BA, ’62 LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in September 2015

’60 Frederick George Vincent, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’61 Harold William Dootson, BA, ’87 PostgradDip, of Ponoka, AB, in October 2015
’61 Edwin Norman Gramlich, MD, of Sturgeon County, AB, in November 2015
’61 Theodore Bohdan Scherban, BPE, ’64 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’61 Gordon Robert Scott, BSc(MineralEng), ’65 MSc, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’61 Gary Brewster Stanford, MD, of Holladay, UT, in October 2015
’62 Lemuel Walter Boyd, BA, of Regina, SK, in October 2015
’62 Albert Keith Molyneux, BEd, ’65 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’63 Dale Norman Fisher, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’63 William Alexander Scott, BSc(CivEng), ’72 LLB, of Nanaimo, BC, in November 2015
’63 Otto George Tucker, MEd, of St. John’s, NL, in October 2015
’63 William Watamaniuk, BSc(ElecEng), in September 2015
’64 Dorothy Gwendolyn Colbens (Morris), BEd, ’74 Dip(Ed), of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’64 Maureen A. Dawson, BA, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’64 Jonas Joseph Fornwald, MEd, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’64 David Ingledew, BSc(Ag), of Leduc County, AB, in December 2015
’64 Lawrence Wayne Mix, BSc, ’68 MD, in October 2015
’64 Helene T. Orn (Steiner), BEd, ’70 Dip(Ed), of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’64 Robin Patrick Rankine, BSc, of Strathmore, AB, in October 2015
’65 Raymond Charles Cromie, BEd, in October 2015
’65 Warren James Jarvis, BCom, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’65 Jean Elizabeth Mucha (Cunningham), BEd, ’79 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’66 Diana Nadia Alexiewich, Dip(Nu), ’67 BSc(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’66 John Fife Barclay, BA, ’70 LLB, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’66 Arthur John Fuller, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in December 2015
’66 Dennis Walter Nelson, BSc(MechEng), of Bryan, TX, in November 2015
’66 Betty Patricia Yates, BSc(Nu), of Calgary, AB, in December 2015
’67 Richard Gordon Carr, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in December 2015
’67 Dollard Ludger Desmarais, MSc, of Sechelt, BC, in November 2015
’67 Kenneth Aubrey Renaud, BA, of Salt Spring Island, BC, in October 2015
’67 David George Schnell, BSc(Ag), in October 2015
’67 Christina Tatchyn, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’67 Mervin Forrester Thornton, MEd, in October 2015
’67 Jilla Georgina Williams (Rodger), BA, of Toronto, ON, in April 2015
’68 Larry Russell Pedegana, MD, of Seattle, WA, in November 2015
’68 Donald Alexander Riva, BSc(MiningEng), of Kelowna, BC, in October 2015
’68 Gary Dwayne Smith, BSc(Ag), of Wimborne, AB, in November 2015
’68 Lawrence Gordon Symbaluk, BCom, of Sherwood Park, AB, in October 2015
’68 Hans Weissenborn, BEd, ’72 MEd, of Edmonton, AB
’68 John William Zyp, BEd, ’79 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’69 Boyd Michael Currie, BSc, ’71 Dip(Ed), ’84 BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’69 Linda Joan Dreger (Russell), Dip(Nu), ’70 BSc(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’69 Albert John Geeraert, BSc, ’71 MD, ’75 MSc, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015

’70 Harry Damon Haney, BSc(Ag), ’74 MSc, of Calgary, AB, in December 2015
’70 Roy Charles Hansen, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’70 Frank Kausy, BA, ’72 BEd, of Smoky Lake, AB, in October 2015
’70 Paul Koziol, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’71 Douglas Craig Everitt, BSc, ’72 Dip(Ed), of Spruce Grove, AB, in November 2015
’71 William Charles Fielding, BPE, ’73 MSc, of Williamstown, ON, in October 2015
’71 Kathleen Lorraine Pilsworth-Iliffe (Bigoray), BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’71 Kurt Remus, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’71 Stanley Norman Udey, BSc, ’81 PhD, ’87 SpecCert(Sc), of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’72 Charlotte Evelyn Slifka (Webb), BEd, of Stettler, AB, in September 2015
’72 Nellie Ann Sribney (Krawchuk), BEd, of Vegreville, AB, in October 2015
’73 Patrick Joseph Ehman, BEd, ’85 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’73 Marguerite Mary Erickson, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’73 Muriel Ruth Nuttall (McIlvride), Dip(Ed), of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’73 Sherrilyn Reid Peters (Kjos), Dip(Nu), of Wetaskiwin, AB, in March 2015
’73 Wesley Gary Sitton, PhD, of Chico, CA, in October 2015
’73 Shirley Darlene Tolchard, BEd, of Burlington, WA, in December 2015
’74 Minnie Janzen, BSc(Nu), of Blumenort, MB, in May 2015
’75 Nicholas Joseph Cercone, PhD, of Toronto, ON, in December 2015
’75 Wilda Vesta Gibbon (Schreiber), BEd, of Stettler, AB, in May 2015
’75 Mavis Ethel Kyle, MHSA, of Duncan, BC, in June 2015
’75 Weslyn Melva Mather, Dip(Ed), ’83 MEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’75 Olga Palmer (Procinsky), BEd, of High River, AB, in November 2015
’75 Marlain May Wong, BSc(Pharm), of Spruce Grove, AB, in December 2015
’76 Robert Malcolm Haymond, MEd, ’83 PhD, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’76 Leslie Alexander McRae, BEd, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’76 Mary Felicia Melnyk, MEd, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’77 Donald Jon Axford, BSc, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’77 Billie Duane Dawe, BA(Spec), of Edmonton, AB, in December 2015
’77 Hryhorij Fil’, BEd, of Winnipeg, MB, in December 2015
’77 Gustavus James Hope, BCom, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’77 Kathryn Leslie Petrovitch, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’77 James Ryan Unterschultz, BA(Hons), ’80 BSc(Ag), ’91 MSc, ’96 PhD, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’78 Sheila Berry, BA(Hons), ’83 BEd, of Vancouver Island, BC, in November 2015
’78 Lauren Irene Burke, BSc(Nu), of Porty Moody, BC, in November 2015
’78 Marion Lois Herbert, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’78 Harwood Stanley McCuaig, BEd, of Kapasiwin, AB, in November 2015
’78 Lillian Pheasey (Jackson), BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’79 Michael Peter Decker, MBA, of Dracut, MA, in October 2015
’79 Dale Anthony Gamber, BSc(Spec), of Cranbrook, BC, in October 2015
’79 David John Moxam, BCom, of Burlington, ON, in October 2015
’79 Bruce William Webster, BA(Spec), ’84 BCom, of Taber, AB, in October 2015
’79 Gary Robert Williams, BSc(Pharm), of Powell River, BC, in September 2015

’80 Gary Douglas Buckland, BSc(Ag), ’83 MSc, of Lethbridge, AB, in December 2015
’80 Peter William Davidson, BSc(Ag), of Cranbrook, BC, in October 2015
’80 Cynthia Marion Grant (Hakstol), Dip(Nu), of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015
’80 Patricia Leeson, LLB, of Calgary, AB, in October 2015
’80 Stella Nancy McLeish, BA, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’80 Katherine Agnes McVeigh-Meston, BEd, of Lucky Lake, SK, in December 2015
’82 David Scott Savoy, BFA, of Sudbury, ON, in September 2015
’83 Donna Ann McIntyre, BEd, of Hanover, Germany, in September 2015
’84 Susan Kohler (Unger), BEd, of Stony Plain, AB, in October 2015
’85 Murray Arthur Scharfenberg, BEd, ’00 MEd, of Lac La Biche, AB, in October 2015
’86 Margot Lynn Willison (Petruic), BCom, of Calgary, AB, in November 2015
’87 Kim Rosemarie Hammond, BSc, in September 2015
’87 Lorna Mary Ropchan (Williams), BA(Spec), ’93 BSc(Speech/Aud), ’97 MScSLP, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’89 Brenda Elizabeth Shaul (Heaps), BEd, of Stony Plain, AB, in October 2015

’91 David Marcel Lajoie, BSc(Pharm), of Grand Forks, BC, in December 2015
’91 Colleen Lois Sillito-Kruger, BFA, of Fort Saskatchewan, AB, in October 2015
’91 David Andrew Trautman, BSc(Ag), of New Norway, AB, in December 2015
’93 Starla Mae Ropp, BEd, of Wetaskiwin, AB, in November 2015
’97 Cheryl Lynn Linford (Swanson), BPE, ’97 BEd, of Spruce Grove, AB, in October 2015

’04 Kristin Marie Rolheiser, BEd, of Spruce Grove, AB, in September 2015
’07 Jeffrey Allen McDevitt, BSc, of Camrose, AB, in October 2015
’07 Leona Ruth Zboril-Benson, PhD, of Edmonton, AB, in November 2015
’08 Sunil Harish Chavda, BCom, of Edmonton, AB, in June 2011

’11 Anna Elizabeth Hudson, BSc(MiningEng), of Fort McMurray, AB, in November 2015
’13 Megan Kathleen Hasinoff, BEd, of Edmonton, AB, in October 2015

If you’ve lost a loved one who is a University of Alberta alumnus, contact alumni records at alumrec@ualberta.ca, 780-492-3471 or 1-866-492-7516.