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In Memoriam: William "Bill" Studdiford ‘49
In Memoriam: Betty Koberstein Harrahill '48
In Memoriam: Bruce Hara '63
In Memoriam: Jacob "Jake" Walsh '59
Arley Boyce
Arley Grant Boyce, who attended Pacific from 1953 to 1955, died July 27, 2020, two days short of his 97th birthday.
Chuck Samuel
Charles "Chuck" Samuel '56, OD '57, former chief of optometry at Kaiser Permanente N.W., died June 29, 2020 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
David T. Parry '55, died July 13, 2020, following a short illness. He is a Pacific alumnus and former professor.
Billie Morris
Billie Perkins Morris '55 died in Martinez, Calif., on July 1, 2020.
Mary Ruth Christensen
Former student Mary Ruth Erdmann Christensen, who transferred from Pacific to the University of Oregon to complete her nursing degree in 1950, died June 29 in McMinnville, Ore.
Chuck Furumasu
Charles Furumasu, a Japanese-American student at Pacific when his family was ordered to move or be interned, died June 8, 2020 at the age of 98.