Class of 1940 - In Memory

These pages are dedicated to the deceased alumni of our class.  On each page can be found an Amherst College In Memory Notice, obituaries when available and Memories from classmates, family and friends. 

If you know of additional material that can be added to these In Memories, please post them.  You can post your own memories to any individual In Memory by selecting "Add New Comment."

Note: Names bolded below will take you to an In Memory page for the alumnus/a. Names not bolded will take you to the profile for the deceased in the alumni directory and will require log in.
Name Deceased Date
Louis P. Dolbeare 10/15/2016
Daniel C. Moore 09/06/2015
John K. Dustin 02/01/2015
William F. Cordner 07/13/2015
Thomas R. Shepard 04/29/2015
Robert I. Manson 02/02/2015
Ernst G. Beier 01/17/2015
Stanley L. Whittemore 01/16/2015
David H. Harris 12/04/2011
Irving B. Holley 08/12/2013
Robert I. Henkel 02/11/2014
George R. Wade 02/10/2014
Thomas J. Hancock 01/31/2014
Robert T. Hood 10/03/2013
Stephen D. Pryce 04/16/2013
Mather H. Neill 11/01/2010
J. Marshall Evans 09/24/2010
George A. Hudson 12/27/2010
Rodney Harris 12/22/2012
Warren E. Lux 11/26/2011
Richard C. King 01/10/2011
Stuart W. Rider Jr. 08/11/2011
Benton S. Gaskell 07/15/2011
Donald R. Hart 04/17/2011
John C. Haas 04/02/2011
Howard William 03/10/2011
Russell W. Christenson 02/28/2011
George B. Dowley 01/07/2011
James G. Van Horn Jr. 03/06/2006
Louis F. Eaton Jr. 05/26/2010
Harding B. Jenkins 04/28/2010
Frederick A. E. Schultz 12/18/2009
Pearson H. Stewart 03/14/2010
John H. Burt 10/20/2009
Charles F. Heaphy Jr. 08/14/2009
John S. Read 01/31/2008
Harry A. Trautmann Jr. 01/19/2009
Herbert S. Damon 03/31/2008
Admont G. Clark 10/28/2008
Peter E. Grannis 09/29/2008
Sumner H. Whitten 08/05/2008
Herbert W. Keith 03/05/2008
Allen J. Sutherland 01/29/2008
Hector E. Lynch III 01/18/2008
Shailer A. Handyside 01/12/2008
John Brodhead Jr. 01/09/2008
John C. Crandell Jr. 09/07/2007
William L. Case Jr. 05/23/2007
John E. Corbett 05/23/2007
Crombie J. D. Garrett 02/22/2007
Frederic A. Stott 12/01/2006
D. LaMar Christy Jr. 11/11/2006
John P. Maloney Jr. 10/14/2006
John Russell Fowler 09/27/2006
Ralph H. Bowen 08/19/2006
Albert K. Sherman 06/30/2006
Frederick J. Byrne 05/02/2006
Harvey H. Dembe 04/06/2006
Harold U. Roeth 02/27/2006
Donald E. Hastings 09/21/2005
William G. Meldrum 09/18/2005
Harumi Takeuchi 08/20/2005
James N. Ruthenburg 07/28/2005
Arnold T. Olena 03/21/2005
Samuel W. Stotzer 03/19/2005
Albert M. Clark 03/17/2005
Carl Behr III 03/08/2005
Charles W. Roderus 01/17/2005
Robert B. Hanford Jr. 01/11/2005
J. Carr Gamble Jr. 11/05/2004
Carl W. Shrader 09/22/2004
Henry B. Bruyn 08/07/2004
William T. Atkinson 03/24/2004
Arthur V. Pingree 03/15/2004
Arthur H. Gregory 02/11/2004
Caleb W. Davis 12/29/2003
Ernest B. Lawton Jr. 10/12/2003
D. Oaksman Smiley III 07/11/2003
James R. Field 07/04/2003
Robert E. Bingham 06/25/2003
George W. Bovenizer Jr. 04/26/2003
Leslie M. Redman 03/24/2003
Peter A. Hall 03/04/2003
John N. Rechel 01/01/2003
Walton S. Crawford 07/30/2002
Andrew W. Crawford Jr. 07/16/2002
Wayne H. Byrne 06/07/2002
Beverlee R. Demeritt 05/27/2002
Leslie H. Kerr Jr. 04/15/2002
Gilbert N. Woods 03/09/2002
Willard H. Davidson 12/31/2001
Theodore B. Reed 12/08/2001
James T. Houghton Jr. 11/14/2001
E. Kent Damon 11/05/2001
Prescott Coan 10/21/2001
J. Gilbert Tinker 07/15/2001
M. Philip Long 07/15/2001
David N. Tufts 05/13/2001
John B. Keene 03/10/2001
Peter Gamage 12/04/2000
Robert F. Williams 09/03/2000
William V. Pitt 04/19/2000
John W. Godfroy 11/15/1999
Peter A. Kitchell 10/01/1999
Bruce M. Minnick 07/23/1999
Robert E. Lee 07/13/1999
Edward F. Graham 05/28/1999
Roland W. Mersereau 01/22/1999
Thomas E. Steere Jr. 01/09/1999
John W. Souther 11/18/1998
John P. Pillsbury 09/15/1998
Robert H. Bartholomew 07/07/1998
Daniel B. Shepardson 05/15/1998
Bennett H. Fishler Jr. 02/22/1998
John M. Coleman 02/01/1998
Joseph S. Wesby Jr. 11/03/1997
Robert L. Fallow 10/20/1997
Ralph B. Campbell Jr. 06/01/1997
Vincent Grainger Jr. 04/20/1997
James P. Roan 03/15/1997
Richard N. Billings 02/26/1997
Lloyd R. Walker 10/07/1996
Robert G. McCreary Jr. 09/28/1996
Hugh M. J. Reeves 06/14/1996
Theodore K. Quinn Jr. 04/23/1996
Edward S. Goodrich 04/13/1996
Milo D. Wilcox Jr. 11/15/1995
Laurence S. Danielson 08/03/1995
Peter J. Kennedy 06/22/1995
Arthur Basse 06/08/1995
Robert P. Barnes 05/22/1995
Leonard D. Leary 04/10/1995
Chester R. Dolan 08/25/1994
Mitchell B. Degroot Jr. 01/13/1994
John H. Doty 08/19/1993
Robert W. Hewitt Sr. 02/21/1993
Burgess Butler 12/24/1992
Frederick W. Steadman Jr. 09/15/1992
Curtis M. Smith 06/16/1992
Philip P. Young 10/04/1991
George T. Baird, Jr. 04/26/1991
Raymond A. Smardon Jr. 03/06/1991
Joseph H. Firman 11/16/1990
John H. Becker Jr. 10/08/1990
Allan C. Bishop 09/27/1990
Gervas E. Closson 05/22/1990
James B. Webster 03/22/1990
Richard M. Dobson 03/04/1990
Gordon B. Booth 01/30/1990
Fenimore T. Johnson 01/01/1990
James E. Kennedy 12/03/1989
Robert R. Cramer 09/17/1989
Charles W. Anderson III 08/06/1989
Frederick H. Stamm Jr. 07/20/1989
James J. Corral 07/08/1989
Robert A. Potter 10/20/1988
Donald Wedel 06/18/1988
R. Douglas Pillsbury 06/02/1988
Alexander H. Kyrios 01/17/1988
Thomas C. Heisey, Jr. 08/23/1987
Clarence W. Fuller 04/04/1987
Louis M. Teich 11/25/1986
Albert Kaupe 08/31/1986
John Paul Good 04/11/1986
George B. Hunter 08/15/1985
Arnold Mitchell 07/17/1985
John A. Dobson 11/21/1984
Dwight H. MacDuff 10/12/1984
William S. Cooper Jr. 02/14/1984
Douglas E. McKey 12/01/1983
James R. McLaughlin 11/12/1983
Robert H. Davidson 10/10/1982
Clinton S. Ewing 06/25/1982
Gordon L. Schick 03/02/1982
William H. Ormond Jr. 09/15/1981
Frederick L. Zins 07/03/1979
Daniel B. Wesson 11/24/1978
Warren F. Kendall 06/15/1978
Neil R. Olson 07/31/1976
Charles W. Cobb Jr. 01/01/1976
William E. Maxson 11/22/1975
Robert W. Smith 06/26/1975
Philip H. Ball Jr. 02/09/1975
John R. Hamlin 10/28/1974
Oliver M. Marcy 10/04/1973
Joseph W. Fall Jr. 05/14/1973
William A. Babcock 10/08/1972
Francis O. Sullivan Jr. 06/08/1972
John H. Williams 04/27/1972
Willard W. Fiske 04/19/1972
Frank C. Porter 12/08/1971
Peter A. Campbell 10/01/1971
Elmer Q. Johnson 10/29/1970
William S. Ladd Jr. 10/23/1970
Robert G. Hottensen 07/05/1970
Francis G. Felske 08/11/1968
Morris F. Fox 10/12/1967
Merton E. Grush Jr. 05/19/1966
Ernest J. Lawton Jr. 07/27/1950
John Alling 07/15/1950
Charles H. Wight II 06/14/1948
Robert T. Barker 12/22/1946
Jesse M. Bailey Jr. 12/04/1946
Jerry P. Dougan 06/14/1945
Densmore B. Collins 12/01/1944
William J. Connelly 10/29/1944
Malcolm W. Duncan 08/11/1944
Edward P. Morris 07/26/1944
Stuart W. Roberts 06/19/1944
Prentice C. Weathers 04/13/1944
John P. Adams IV 08/04/1943
Robert S. Milligan Jr. 07/18/1943
John E. Dale Jr. 05/11/1943
George H. Green III 04/13/1943
James R. Ozanne Jr. 11/29/1942
Robert J. Raley Jr. 10/31/1942
Albert R. Boylan Jr. 10/03/1942
Lewis P. Wells Jr. 08/19/1942
Stewart L. Garrison 06/30/1942
Wilson P. Noble 03/27/1942
John E. Bryant 03/11/1937
Minor G. Atwood 12/28/1936
Philip W. Orth Unknown
Highwarden Just Unknown
Charles F. Feuerbacher Unknown
Marshall H. Leckner Unknown
Frederick L. McNeeland Unknown
James P. Walsh Unknown
William H. Parsons Unknown