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In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Fall-Winter 2021-22

Paying tribute to members of the McGill community who have passed away in recent months.

Story by McGill News

December 2021


Richard Goldbloom, BSc’45, MDCM’46, DipPed’54, DSc’02, in Halifax, N.S., on November 19, 2021.

Stuart C. Wright, BA’47, in Quebec City, Que., on October 18, 2021.

James M. Laurie, BSc(Agr)’48, in Hemmingford, Que., on September 5, 2021.

Elizabeth Montgomery, BA’48, in Kingston, Ontario, on September 5, 2021.

Margaret J. Oates, BA’48, in Montreal, on August 1, 2021.

Mortimer Mishkin, MA’49, PhD’51, DSc’04, in Bethesda, Md., on October 2, 2021.


Eleanor (Shepherd) Abbey, BSc(HEc)’51, in Avoca, Que., on November 5, 2021.

Philippa C. Fletcher, BA’51, in British Columbia, on August 26, 2021.

Douglas I. Watson, BEng’51, in Edmonton, Alta., on October 25, 2021.

Jill (Hutchinson) Bates, BA’53, on January 1, 2022.

Peter B. Loebel, BA’53, MSW’57, in Toronto, Ont., on April 18, 2021.

Donald W. Pollock, BSc’53, MSc’55, PhD’57, in Welland, Ont., on October 11, 2021.

Barbara M. Barry, BSc’54, MSc’74, in Montreal, on December 1, 2020.

William F. Kelly, BArch’54, in Regina, Sask., on October 6, 2021.

Barbara Bingham Fraser, BSc(PE)’55, in Ottawa, Ont., on August 11, 2021.

Elizabeth A. Kenney, BSc(HEc)’55, in Pointe-Claire, Que., on August 25, 2021.

Margaret Masar, BLS’55, in Orofino, Idaho, on April 7, 2021.

Agnes E. Schweitzer, BSc’55, MDCM’59, in Bethesda, Md., on June 23, 2021.

Jean E. Stanley, Dip P&OT’55, in Pleasant Prairie, Wis., on September 14, 2021.

Nancy C. Clark, BA’56, in Ottawa, Ont., on April 8th, 2021.

Parker L. Grant, BEng’56, in Sechelt, B.C., on November 23, 2020.

James S. Hasegawa, BSc’56, DDS’58, in Pointe-Claire, Que., on August 23, 2021.

David R. P. Sharp, DDS’58, in Lake Cowichan, B.C., on August 6, 2021.

Dorothy Sager, BSc(FSc)’59, in St. George, Ont., on June 5, 2021.

Sally Schiller, BA’59, in Munich, Germany, on August 16, 2021.


Leung C. Tom, BEng’60, in Montreal, on April 28, 2021.

Charles R. Harington, MSc’61, in Ottawa, Ont., on September 8, 2021.

Donald W. McMullen, BEng’61, in Knoxville, Tenn., on May 26, 2021.

Warren T. Blume, MDCM’62, in London, Ont., on September 13, 2021.

James M. Donaldson, BArch’62, in Montreal, on November 12, 2021.

Peter A. Kazaks, BSc’62, in Davis, Calif., on April 2, 2021.

John M. Walker, BEng’62, in Toronto, Ont., on September 26, 2021.

John A. Macdonald, BSc(Agr)’63, in Ottawa, Ont., on October 19, 2021.

Gary D. Webb, BSc’65, MDCM’67, in Radnor, Penn., on October 19, 2021.

Jessie Mantle, BN’66, in Victoria, B.C., on September 2, 2021.

Robert D. Orr, MDCM’66, in Burlington, Vt, on May 20, 2021.

David B. Leibson, BA’67, BCL’70, LLB’71, in Toronto, Ont., on September 25, 2021.

Peter B. Mosher, BSc’67, in Toronto, Ont., July 12, 2021.

Thomas Louis Arnow, BSc’68, in San Antonio, Tex., on August 24, 2021.

David H. Arditi, BCom’69, in Montreal, on July 28, 2021.


Barbara Diane Bean, BN’72, Kitchener, Ont., on September 23, 2021.

Laszlo Zoltan, MBA’77, in San Diego, Calif., on January 30, 2021.


Jay McMullan, DDS’84, in Montreal, on June 27, 2021.

Georgina L. Brown, BSc(OT)’89, in Calgary, Alta., on August 28, 2021.

Michael Soles, BA’89, in Pointe-Claire, Quebec, on July 7, 2021.


Lynn Byrd-Sadler, BEng’92, in Houston, Tex., on September 22, 2021,

Sohrab Lutchmedial, MDCM’93, in Saint John, N.B., on November 8, 2021.


David K. Jones, BA’06, in Boston, Mass., on September 11, 2021.


Anastasiya Gromova, BCom’18, in Surfside, Fla., on June 24, 2021.

Michelle Pazos, BCom’18, in Surfside, Fla., on June 24, 2021.


Eliza W. Prestley, BA’20, in Montreal, on November 8, 2021.

Faculty and staff

Hugh P.J. Bennett, professor emeritus of medicine, in Montreal, on June 29, 2021.

Marilyn Berger, BA’52, MLS’83, librarian emerita, in Montreal, on March 11, 2021.

John H. Burgess, BSc’54, MDCM’58, professor emeritus of medicine, in Vermont, on August 23, 2021.

Edward J. Aronhie:nens Cross, MEd’71, former director of education, Office of First Nations and Inuit Education, in Kahnaw:ke, on October 12, 2021.

Harry L. Goldsmith, PhD’61, professor emeritus of medicine, on March 10, 2021.

Musa Kamal, professor emeritus of chemical engineering, in Montreal, on October 22, 2021.

Krešimir Krnjević, Joseph Morley Drake Professor Emeritus in Physiology, in Montreal, on April 16, 2021.

Storrs McCall, BA’52, emeritus professor of philosophy, in Lachute, Que., on November 7, 2021.

Dennis Miller, retired associate professor of music, in Montreal, on October 31, 2021.

Giovanna Santullo, executive director of internal audit, in Montreal, on September 23, 2021.

Andrew Staples, academic affairs officer, Faculty of Arts, in Montreal, on March 14, 2021.

Donald M. Taylor, retired professor of psychology, on October 24, 2021.

Daphne G. Trasler, BSc’48, MSc’54, PhD’58, retired professor of biology, in Montreal, on August 28, 2021.

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