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DONALD G. ARNAULT, M.D. ’40

DONALD G. ARNAULT, M.D., a surgeon in Middletown, Conn., and a former associate physician at Wesleyan, died Dec. 9, 2014. He was 96. A member of Chi Psi, he received his degree with honors and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, after which he served in…

JOHN A. YOUNG ’40

JOHN A. YOUNG, 94, a retired professor of chemistry, died Feb. 17, 2014. A member of Alpha Delta Phi, he received his degree with high distinction in chemistry and was elected to Sigma Xi. He received a master’s degree from Wesleyan and a PhD from the University of Florida. After working for General Electric Labs…

RAYNOR L. DUNCOMBE ’40

RAYNOR L. DUNCOMBE, professor emeritus of aerospace science at the University of Texas at Austin, and an astronomer and former director of the National Almanac Office, died July 12, 2013. He was 96. A member of Sigma Nu, he was elected to Sigma Xi. He received a master’s degree in English literature from the University…

LLOYD H. WARSHAUER ’40

LLOYD H. WARSHAUER, D.M.D., a prosthetic dentist in Boston for 34 years, died Mar. 11, 2005. He was 86. A member of Delta Upsilon, he received a bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins University and a dental degree from Tufts University. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Among those who survive are…

ROBERT K. TRYON ’40

ROBERT K. TRYON, a retired engineer, died Mar. 23, 2009, at age 90. He received his degree with distinction and was elected to Sigma Xi. A member of Sigma Chi, he was the son of Clarence H. Tryon of the class of 1905 and the brother of the late Leigh C. Tryon ’32. As an…

JOHN PHILIP TRINKAUS ’40

JOHN PHILIP TRINKAUS, 84, a world-renowned developmental biologist, died Feb. 8, 2003. Elected to Phi Beta Kappa and to Sigma Xi, he received his degree with honors and with high distinction in biology. He received a master’s degree from Columbia University and a doctorate from Johns Hopkins University. The brother of the late Charles E.…