In Memoriam

We offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the following members of the Pembroke Hill alumni community who have passed away.

Linda J. Jeffries
Grandparent
January 27, 2024

Sara Gravett Bufton-Rosen
Parent ’04, ’07 & ’11
January 25, 2024

Colin Dale ’01
January 22, 2024

Andrew Benjamin Freeman
Son ’75; Nephew ’82 & ’84
January 21, 2024

John Hutt Shackelford ’44
Sibling ’48; Parent ’72 & ’74; Grandparent ’06 & ’10
January 13, 2024

William “Bill” Harrison Shackelford III ’48
Former Trustee, Sibling ’44, Parent ’77 & ’81
January 4, 2024

John Edward Park Jr. ’64
December 9, 2023

Richard L. Berkley ’49,
Former Trustee and Parent ’82
November 29, 2023

Mary Dian Molton
Parent of Alumni ’72 & Former Faculty
November 29, 2023

Mary Spradley
Parent ’82 and ’86
November 21, 2023

Lisbeth "Beth" Blair Lurey
Spouse '67
November 14, 2023

Susan Baker Campbell ’53
November 13, 2023

Dolores Mary White Simonie
Parent ’86, Step-Mother ’79
November 6, 2023

Don Edward "Coop" Cooper '71
October 28, 2023

Karen Stubbs
Parent ’78 & ’82
October 27, 2023

John Mize
Grandparent ’23, '26 & ’31
October 22, 2023

Karl William Bricker '76 
October 20, 2023

John Edward Becker
Former student class of 1968
October 5, 2023

Anne Curran Thompson '76
September 25, 2023

John McLeod '50
September 17, 2023

Joseph Neal Sawyer 
Siblings ’53 & ’54
September 12, 2023

Portia “Polly” Helena Adams ’63
September 8, 2023

Joseph C. Fehsenfeld
Grandparent ’22 & ’25
August 29, 2023

Lucille Cirese Tutera
Parent ’78 & ’81
August 28, 2023

Ann Rymar Johnson '76
Former Trustee and Parent ’14 & ’16
August 24, 2023

Philip “Phil” H. Watkins Jr., MD '65
August 11, 2023

Ron Slowinski
Parent ’80, ’82
July 23, 2023

Perry Higginson Bacon Sr.
Parent ’98, ’10 & ’14
July 22, 2023

Hugh H. Bruner, Jr.
Parent ’84, ’87
Grandparent ’27
July 18, 2023

Robert “Bob” Duboc
Parent ’71, ’74, ’77, ’82
Grandparent ’97
July 6, 2023

Bruce Kyle Kemp '73
July 3, 2023

Thomas Richard Brous
Spouse Grandmother, Step-Father '90 & '93 and  Step-Grandfather '24, '25, '27 & '34
June 24, 2023

Barbara Ballman Katz
Parent '88 & '93
June 24, 2023

D. Charlene Robeson Walsh
Spouse '43, Parent '89
June 16, 2023

Peter "Pete" Scarritt Story '55
June 11, 2023

Joseph "Joe" S. Lerner Jr. '53
June 6, 2023

James "Jim" Rosher
Parent '16 & '18
June 4, 2023

Richard Morris Helzberg '58
June 2, 2023

Robert "Bob" Ebersole
Parent '77, '78 & '81
May 31, 2023

Karen Elizabeth Monsees
Parent '92 & '96; Grandmother '22 & '26
May 30, 2023

Bush Charles Helzberg '89
May 23, 2023

Earl Calvin "Cal" Padgett Jr. '48
May 21, 2023

Jeanette Kuhn Moss '53
May 20, 2023

William "Bill" Goetze '58
May 16, 2023

Billie Tyler Owen
Parent '82 '84, '88
April 21, 2023

James "Jim" M. Whittier '55
April 19, 2023

Susan Shook Williams
Former Trustee & Parent '72 & '87
April 10, 2023

Barbara King Barickman-Meier
Parent '71, '74, '77 ,'83
April 3, 2023

Bruce Elliot Greve
Husband '72
April 7, 2023

Donald "Don" H. Pratt
Parent '79, '83
April 3, 2023

Ann Cozad Jansson '63
March 21, 2023

Frank Bernard "Gus" Gustafson '49
March 21, 2023

June Behrendt Padgett
Spouse '48, parent '82, '84
March 15, 2023

Courtney Risner Earnest
Parent '87, '88
March 15, 2023

Jean Wood Churchman '46
March 3, 2023

Robert Dinwiddie "Din" Groves '57
March 3, 2023

Jeanne Dodds Williams
Parent '71, grandparent '02 and '06, great-grandparent '33 and '36
March 2, 2023

Walter Mirisch
Husband '42
Feb. 24, 2023

Georgette Clayton Ayala '68
Feb. 21, 2023

Mary Lu McBride
Parent '82
February 8, 2023

Cathleen "Cathy" Dodson Macauley '63
Feb. 6, 2023

Douglas "Doug" Arthur Wood
Former faculty
Jan. 19, 2023

John "Jay" "JW" Wesley Jenkins IV ’44
January 16, 2023

Caroline "Carol" Hendren Robb '46
Parent '79,' 80 and '85 and former faculty
Jan. 6, 2023

Charles "Charlie" Millix McCord '70
Jan. 6, 2023

Alice Burton Silver '52
Jan. 3, 2023

Jane Johnston Selbert
Spouse '54; parent '82
Jan. 1, 2023

Thelma Snyder Dreyer
Spouse '53; sister in law '55
Dec. 31, 2022

Patricia "Patty" Brown Glenn '71
Dec. 30, 2022

Harry Harlan Welsh III '65
Dec. 21, 2022

Judith "Judy" Ann Yeckel '70
Dec. 15, 2022

Wilford “Woody” Darrington
Godbold Jr.

Husband '59
Dec. 13, 2022

David Benjamin Whitacre ’80
Dec. 11, 2022

Craig W. Patterson '60
Dec. 5, 2022

Rosemary L. Smithson
Parent '80 and '83; grandparent '22 and '24
Nov. 29, 2022

Louis "Lou" H. Ehrlich III '65
Nov. 15, 2022

Lee B. McMillan '65
Nov. 15, 2022

Dr. Lawrence Charles Pakula '49
Nov. 2, 2022

John "Pete" C. Byram Jr. '61
Oct. 30, 2022

Gerald William "Bill" Van Keppel Jr. '53
Oct. 27, 2022

Ann Dickerman Hutchins '53
Oct. 24, 2022

William "Bill" Mixson '64
Oct. 22, 2022

William "Bert" H. Bates
Parent, grandparent
Oct. 22, 2022

Brett Knapp
Husband '97, father of current student
Oct. 16, 2022

Pauline "Polly" Elizabeth Jones
Former faculty and staff
Oct. 6, 2022

Constance "Connie" Pryde Perucca '53
Oct. 3, 2022

Charles Richard Svoboda
Parent '80
Sept. 16, 2022

Nick Boneff '68 
Sept. 5, 2022

John Henry Welsch '55 
Aug. 30, 2022

Charles "Chuck" "Rocky" Guy Barnes
Parent '82
Aug. 28, 2022

Christine Murray Jones Kingman '57
Aug. 27, 2022

James Carrington Leiter Jr.
Parent '79 and' 80
Aug. 27, 2022

John Merritt Webster Jr. '64 
Aug. 27, 2022

Michael Churchman
Husband '52
Aug. 16, 2022

Peter "Anders" Unruh '88
Aug. 11, 2022

Don Early '61
Aug. 6, 2022

Catherine Brook McWhirter ’87
Father '59, brother '90, uncle '65, '70, cousin '93
July 26, 2022

Frank William "Bill" Lee III '65
July 17, 2022

Michael "Mike" W. Miles '66
Siblings '60, '65, '67
July 12, 2022

John Christopher "Chris" Perryman
Parent '03, '05, '10
July 7, 2022

William “Bill” T. Diamond ’63
Brother '63
July 3, 2022

Whitney Tooey Flagg Miller '60
Son '36, Brother '61, '64, Husband of former faculty, Parent '86, '88
July 1, 2022

Terrence "Terry" Curran '64
Brother '62 and '67, Husband '72, Parent '98, '00
June 16, 2022

Glenna Wilber
Parent '79 and '82
June 13, 2022

Margie France Bonner
Grandparent '13
June 13, 2022

Remy Williams '15
June 8, 2022

Mary Walsh Abbott '48
May 23, 2022

Helen Kimbark Boocock
Parent '79, '81, '84 & wife of former headmaster Roger Boocock
May 17, 2022

Andrea Spear Tatlock
(former faculty)
May 13, 2022

Patrick "Pat" H. White
Parent '86 & Former Faculty
April 6, 2022

Brian Thalblum '89
April 2, 2022

Earl "Tuck" Churchill Sifers Jr. '65
March 18, 2022

Jean Gordon Dibble '51
March 16, 2022

Smith Matthew Koester '92
March 16, 2022

George "Kip" Longan III '52
March 12, 2022

Melody Walker '77
March 4, 2022

Deborah "Debby" Noah Lawrence '68
Feb. 25, 2022

Jenifer "Gigi" Thomson Burton '90
Feb. 23, 2022

Rita Katherine Holmes Gladsky
Former faculty
Feb. 21, 2022

Robert "Bob" Sloan '50
Feb. 19, 2022

Suzanne Helmers Collins '68
Jan. 31, 2022

Robin Shackelford Seidlitz '64
Jan. 31, 2022

Richard "Dick" Williams '61
Jan. 20, 2022

Joseph "Joe" Greer Peppard '85
Jan. 18, 2022

Marilyn Tweedie Shutz
Sister '53, Children '77, '78, '81, '83
Jan. 15, 2022

Richard “Mike” Peck ’61
Jan. 13, 2022

Frederick "Fred" Perry Boynton III '52
Jan. 10, 2022

Janice McCanles O'Brien '38
Jan. 9, 2022

Mike Bartalos
Husband '60
Jan. 6, 2022

Elizabeth "Libby" Irwin Gordon '48
Jan. 4, 2022

Mary Putnam Hudson MacWherter '46
Jan. 4, 2022

Douglas "Doug" Wisdom '67
January 2022

Dr. Patrick "Pat" Grosvenor Graham '47
Dec. 29, 2021

C. Humbert Tinsman, Jr. '51
Dec. 26, 2021

Jeremy "J.J." John Landon '91
Dec. 9, 2021

Sarah "Liza" Rowland Townsend '79
Nov. 26, 2021

Stanley "Stan" Pitkin Christopher III '52
Nov. 22, 2021

Charles "Chuck" R. Wittig '41
Nov. 14, 2021

Wood Dickinson '71
Nov. 13, 2021

G. Kenneth "Kenny" Baum '48
Nov. 9, 2021

John Coleman Long '64
Nov. 7, 2021

Kim Rhoden Holt '72
Oct. 26, 2021

Robert "Bob" Hanson '70
Oct. 4, 2021

Charles "Charlie" West Waugh Sr. '48
Sept. 20, 2021

Christopher "Chris" Coston Theis '63
Sept. 5, 2021

Marian Elizabeth Edwards Doane '46
Sept. 2, 2021

Vincent "Vince" Robertson '86
Sept. 2, 2021

Elizabeth "Buffy" Dobyn Gasal
Parent '84 and '85
Aug. 6, 2021

Robert Bradley "Brad" Steinbach
June 28, 2021

Arthur "Art" Church
March 19, 2021

Sandra Joy Yukon Walton '56
March 17, 2021

Nancy Gayle Latimer Cawvey '63
February 23, 2021

Ali Arbab M.D. FACS
Parent '78, '79 & '86
April 7, 2020

James Russell Gasal
Parent '84 and '85
Aug. 4, 2019

Kendra Carithers Leirer '91
Aug. 4, 2019

Edward Douglas "Doug" McDonald '66
May 19, 2019

Memorial Giving

A memorial gift to The Pembroke Hill Fund is a thoughtful way to express sympathy for the loss of an alumni, faculty member or other individual who has a connection to the Pembroke Hill School Community. Your gift is a tribute to a person from our community who impacted your life in a memorable way. 

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Class Notes

Contact Us

If you know of additional alumni who have passed away that are not yet included in this list, or if you have any questions, please contact our director of alumni relations: 

Lisa Kiene '88
lkiene@pembrokehill.org
816-936-1220