In Memoriam: William Lynch MAT '01
William Lynch III MAT '01 died on Sept. 29, 2019 at the age of 46. After receiving his master's in education from Pacific, Lynch went on to become a beloved English teacher at Lincoln High School in Portland, Ore. He was teacher of the year, and also represented Oregon at a ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Lynch is preceded in death by his grandparents William H. and Jean Babbitt Lynch, and Anthony C. and Raffaelina DeBellis; and his father, William Lynch II. He is survived by his mother, Deanna Lynch; his brother Jeffrey Lynch; his two children, Hazel and William Henry Lynch, IV; as well as nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and many cousins.