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Philip Thomas Vorvick died on Feb. 20.

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Paul Hovland died on Jan. 27.

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Larry Trygg died on Jan. 4.

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Jim Willis died on Dec. 31.
Samuel Steere died on Feb. 22.

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Leroy Victor Thomas died on Feb. 3.

Faculty, Staff and Friends

Donald Cornell, a past member of the PLU Board of Regents, died on March 3. He was born June 22, 1908, in Seattle. In 1935 Don married Maxine Robey, and in 1950 they moved to Port Angeles, Wash., where he owned and operated Cornell Auto Parts until his retirement in 1976. Don was involved in many community activities, including serving on the Port Angeles City Council (1962-1969) and as the president of the Lions Club. He is survived by his wife, Maxine; sons Donald '58, of Union, Wash., and James and Gerald '67, both of Port Angeles; a daughter, Lois Ruck '63 of Wapakoneta, Ohio; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Chris Hansen died on Dec. 19. Chris was a charter member of Q Club, joining in May 1972. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Dave and Fran Hansen, of Burlington, Wash., and six grandchildren.

Paul Wolfgang Ulbricht died on Feb. 21 of complications from muscular dystrophy. He was a faculty member in the PLU Political Science Department from 1967 to 1986, when his health necessitated early retirement. Ulbricht was born in Hanover, Germany, on Dec. 20, 1932. At the age of 19, he studied on a Fulbright Scholarship at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Ore. Later he studied in Munich, Gottingen and Paris, and in 1965 he earned a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Washington. Ulbricht is survived by his wife, Louise; a daughter, Mary; and a brother and sister in Germany.

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