In Memoriam: Lee White '59

Lee White '59 died on Oct. 14, 2020 in Addison, Texas, at age 87. During his time at Pacific, White pledged to the Alpha Zeta fraternity before enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corp. At the age of 21, White received a meritorious promotion to Sergeant during his four years of service in the Korean War. 

White joined the Junior Chamber of Commerce in his hometown of Oakland, Calif., upon returning from the war. From there, he worked many sales positions and eventually started a marketing company that developed into a plastic injection molding company that White owned until his retirement. 

White is survived by his wife, Valerie; his children, Jeffrey and Cynthia, and their families; sister, Carol; and many grandchildren.

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020