||E. Harvey Herring died May 6, 2002 at the age
||Camille R. Weidner died November 15, 2002 in
the Community Medical Center in Scranton. He was 95 years old.
||Carl B. Heffner died March 14, 2002 at the age
||Dr. John G. Nace died November 14, 2002 in the
Millcroft Retirement Community. He is the founder of the John G.
Nace ’31 Scholarship Fund.
||Warren L. Ziegenfus, Jr. died October 25, 2002.
Conrad Weiser Raker died November 19, 2002.
He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity from the College
in 1956. In 1974, he was a recipient of the Alumni Association
Award for Achievements in Life. He was the superintendent of the
Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital. His memory will live on
in his 1989 gift to the college, the 38-acre Conrad W. Raker Wildlife
Sanctuary in Germansville, which provides an outdoor research
laboratory for Muhlenberg students and faculty.
Frederick F.J. Wavrek died in his Florida home
on September 28, 2002. He was 97.
||Homer A. Yiengst died in Falling Spring Nursing
and Rehabilitation Center on September 26, 2002 at the age of 86.
||Ivan G. Mattern died August 1, 2002.
Dr. James D. Reppert died in the Reading Hospital
& Medical Center September 18, 2002. He was 78. James was
a professor of English and Asian Studies for Albright College
before retiring in 1989.
Otis S. Summerville died November 2, 2002. He
is survived by his wife of 26 years, Marjorie.
Ora L. Wooster, Jr. died of an aortic aneurysm
at the Presbyterian Hospital in Philadelphia on October 14, 2002.
He was 74 years old.
||Hobart A. Wuchter died November 3, 2002 in his
home. He was vice president and chief operating officer of Everson
Electric Co. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Paula.
James G. Kellar died in his home October 4,
2002. He was an attorney in the Allentown area. He had a scholarship
in his name: The James G. Kellar Scholarship Fund. He was 75.
Alexander R. Schreiber died September 25, 2002.
John G. Mitroka died in his Allentown home
October 28, 2002. He was 82 years old.
William J. Tanguay, Jr. died May 14, 2002.
||Rev. Eugene C. Kreider, Jr. died June 3, 2002.
He was 71 and lived in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Dr. Richard D. Derstine died in the Lehigh
Valley Hospital November 3, 2002. He operated the Rockhill Animal
Hospital for 34 years before retiring. He is survived by his wife
of 47 years, Molly.
Rodney T. Hartman died in St. Luke’s Hospital,
Fountain Hill, Pa. He was 75 years old.
||Herbert S. Kasper died May 3, 2000.
||Dr. Ronald F. Hagemann died August 28, 2002 at
Bon Secours Community Hospital in New York. He was 63.
||Kenneth J. Andreozzi died on April 24, 2002 at
the age of 61.
||Susan Lucash died in her home October 22, 2002.
She was 56 years old.
||Dennis L. Ulrich died in Reading Hospital October
7, 2002. He was a former professor at Muhlenberg College, Lehigh
Carbon Community College and DeSales University in the communications
and social sciences departments. He was 50 years old.
||John M. Boggs died in his home as a result of
illness on October 6, 2002. He owned Dynamic Resources. He was 39
||Christopher T. Kapsak died October 1, 2002 after
a long battle with cancer. He was an assistant prosecutor for Middlesex
County Prosecutor’s Office. He was 28 years old.
Ellen Callmann, Professor Emerita,
died July 12, 2002 at the age of 75. She was an Italian Renaissance
cassone art and 15th-century secular art historian. Ellen was a
long-time CAA member who received her doctorate from the Institute
of Fine Arts, New York University.
Betty Jean Pridgeon Bremer died November
10, 2002 at the age of 81 in Otego, N.Y. She was born October 28,
1921 in Fort Wayne, Ind. Her husband was Rev. Dr. David H. Bremer,
chaplain and professor of religion. Betty taught special education
in reading for the Allentown Public Schools.