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1953, Dr. William P. OppenhimerOpen in a New Window

Dr. WILLIAM P. "BOO" OPPENHIMER and his wife, Ann, who founded the Folk Art Society of America in 1987, were recently featured in the online Richmond Times-Dispatch for their passion for collecting folk art. | 2014-12-01 10:13:17

 

1950, Dr. John B. ClementsOpen in a New Window

Dr. JOHN B. CLEMENTS died November 5, 2014. He earned a Ph.D. in chemistry at UVA in 1955, eventually working for the Environmental Protection Agency until his retirement. | 2014-11-19 09:46:52

 

1958, Dr. Peter Rosanelli Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. PETER ROSANELLI, JR., died November 8, 2014. He was a 1965 graduate of the Medical College of Virginia, working as an OB/GYN. He served two years in the United States Air Force as a captain. | 2014-11-19 09:15:23

 

1955, Howlette B. Martin Jr.Open in a New Window

HOWLETTE B. "SONNY" MARTIN, JR., died October 12, 2014. Martin retired as vice president of bank marketing for Integon Corporation of Winston-Salem, North Carolina. | 2014-11-18 14:11:08

 

1950, John E. White IIIOpen in a New Window

JOHN E. WHITE III of Chesapeake died October 4, 2014. He was president of White/Stewart, Inc., having returned to Norfolk in 1950 to join the wood, coal, and oil business started by his grandfather in 1898. | 2014-11-12 14:17:13

 

1952, Willard Mallory Edwards Jr.Open in a New Window

WILLARD MALLORY EDWARDS, JR., of Saints Johns, Florida, died September 27, 2014. He worked for the U.S. Federal Government as an auditor and accountant for more than 35 years, spending much of his time in the Norfolk and Washington, D.C., areas before moving to Jacksonville in 1983. | 2014-11-04 08:47:28

 

1956, Lawrence H. Hoover Jr.Open in a New Window

LAWRENCE H. HOOVER, JR., recently retired as a practicing attorney in Harrisonburg. | 2014-11-04 08:31:09

 

1950, Lewis B. GoodeOpen in a New Window

LEWIS B. GOODE, JR., of Virginia Beach died August 14, 2014. He served in the U.S. Air Force, Strategic Air Command, during the Korean War. He was chairman of the Peoples Bank and Trust Company in Chase City, and later served as president of Fidelity American Bank in Lynchburg and Central Fidelity Banks in Richmond. He played tennis and enjoyed hunting quail and duck, among other hobbies. | 2014-08-28 10:14:51

 

1953, Dr. John Webb Simmons IIIOpen in a New Window

Dr. JOHN WEBB SIMMONS III of Decatur, Georgia, died July 28, 2014. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia. He served in the military during the Korean War at Scott Air Force Base, later returning to complete his pediatric residency. He moved to Georgia in 1962, working at The Decatur Pediatric Group for many years. His hobbies included fishing, tennis, gardening, and golf. | 2014-08-05 17:18:25

 

1956, Dr. William P. Edmondson Jr.Open in a New Window

Dr. WILLIAM P. EDMONDSON, JR., died July 12, 2014. In 1960 he graduated from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, later serving his residency at Yale University. He joined the Epidemic Intelligence Service, United States Public Health Service, CDC, at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, as a lieutenant commander during 1963-65. He was an original founder of the Norfolk Diagnostic Clinic in 1970, practicing internal medicine in the Tidewater area for forty years. His late father started a scholarship for students in 1996, which Edmondson continued. | 2014-07-23 15:53:58

 

1950, Wyndham Patterson Walke Jr.Open in a New Window

WYNDHAM PATTERSON "PAT" WALKE, JR., died July 5, 2014. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney with dual degrees in English and chemistry. He was drafted into the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Nevada. He worked for E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River Site, which was built during the 1950s to refine nuclear materials for deployment in nuclear weapons. He retired in 1985. Pat was a member of Southern Cross Sertoma Club and Aiken Businessmen's Club. Pat enjoyed playing golf, fishing, crabbing, and hunting, and he continued to be an avid reader. | 2014-07-23 09:58:19

 

1957, Joseph Badger ShelorOpen in a New Window

JOSEPH BADGER SHELOR of Patrick Henry County died May 28, 2014. He went to Princeton University, later graduating from the University of Virginia with a Master's of Arts in 1981. He served as a lieutenant (junior grade) aboard the U.S.S. Platte. He spent much of his career teaching and coaching at The Episcopal High School in Alexandria. | 2014-07-21 15:53:53
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