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In Memoriam: Juanita Klusman '49
In Memoriam: Jesse Miller OD '49
In Memoriam: Roberta Pullen '49
Nora 'Nadine' Stanhope '49, passed away in La Grande, Ore., on June 24 at the age of 93.
Ora Faye (Wilson) Thogerson ’49 died Dec. 8, 2018, at age 97, surrounded by her children.
Dr. Bernard Brown Pictured Smiling
After Bernard Brown '49, OD '50 earned a Purple Heart and his way home from the European Theater in World War II, he pursued a lifelong career in optometry with a degree from Pacific University. Now, he's helping other veterans follow him into the profession.
Federman
Lorraine (Mortensen) Federman ’49 died July 14, 2018, at age 89.
Calvin Van pictured with his family.
It had been barely a year since Calvin Van Pelt finished his freshman year at Pacific University when he landed at Utah Beach on D-Day, the great invasion that was the beginning of the liberation of Europe from Nazi domination.