Columbia College Today also has learned of the following deaths. Complete obituaries will be published in an upcoming issue, pending receipt of information. Due to the volume of obituaries that CCT receives, it may take several issues for the complete obituary to appear.
|1942||Donald L. Keene, Japanese literature translator, Columbia professor emeritus, Tokyo, on February 24, 2019.|
|1946||David H. Beyer Sr., Hillsboro, Texas, on April 12, 2018.|
|1948||Sylvain Bromberger, professor emeritus, philosopher of language and science, Cambridge, Mass., on September 16, 2018.|
|Alan S. Kuller, real estate executive, Rye, N.Y., on December 7, 2018.|
|Frederick R. Messner, retired advertising and marketing communications professional, Woodcliff Lake, N.J., on February 18, 2018.|
|Marshall W. Mount, art professor and researcher, Jersey City, N.J., on November 25, 2018.|
|1951||Joseph A. Sirola, actor and voiceover artist, New York City, on February 10, 2019.|
|1952||Charles W. Young, medical oncologist, New York City, on December 31, 2018.|
|1955||Robert Loring, retired orthodontist, Hopatcong, N.J., on February 25, 2019.|
|1956||Maurice S. Easton, engineer, Southport, N.C., on October 31, 2018.|
|Leonard Karasyk, New York City, on February 17, 2017.|
|Robert Markowitz, retired health care administrator and risk management expert, New York City and Kent, Conn., on February 17, 2018.|
|1957||George H. Betts, retired farmer and social worker, Worcester, N.Y., on October 2, 2018.|
|Michael Gold, retired attorney, Harbor City, Calif., on January 30, 2018.|
|1958||Joseph M. Klein, New York City, on January 6, 2019.|
|Gerald Medoff, emeritus professor of medicine, former medical school division director, St. Louis, Mo., on January 14, 2019.|
|Peter Millones, New York Times reporter, metropolitan editor, assistant managing editor, and Journalism School faculty member, Narragansett, R.I., on January 7, 2019.|
|1959||Maurice R. “Rudy” Brody, La Canada Flintridge, Calif., on January 6, 2019.|
|Vincent H. Demma, retired military historian, Lanham, Md., on September 18, 2018.|
|1965||Costas Hercules, psychiatrist, Rapid City, S.D., on January 21, 2019.|
|1987||Edward T. Novakoff, banking executive, Wellesley Hills, Mass., on January 31, 2019.|
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