Obituaries


Ruth E. Fye

Ruth E. Fye

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with sorrow the death on November 4, 2016, of former Life Trustee, Ruth E.…

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Charles Edward Parker

Charles Edward Parker

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Charles Edward Parker on October 16 at…

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Lewis Achilles Nassikas

Lewis Achilles Nassikas

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of longtime volunteer Lewis Achilles Nassikas on October 13…

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Doyal Richerson

Doyal Richerson

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the unexpected death of employee Doyal Richerson on October 18. He…

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Howard R. Battee

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Howard R. Battee on September 28, 2016…

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Peter L. Sachs

Peter L. Sachs

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Peter L. Sachs on August 22 in…

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Alice Tricca Cafarella

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Alice Tricca Cafarella on August 7.  She…

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Henry Thomas Perkins

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of MIT/WHOI Joint Program graduate Henry Thomas Perkins on…

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Joel Putnam Davis

Joel Putnam Davis

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with sorrow the death on June 9, 2016, of former Life Trustee, Joel Putnam…

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George Erwin LeRoy

George Erwin LeRoy

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of long time WHOI volunteer George Erwin LeRoy on…

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Robert (John) Gibson

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Robert (John) Gibson on May 7.  He…

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John “Jack” F. Connell

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree John “Jack” F. Connell on May 11.…

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Wayne A. Bailey

Wayne A. Bailey

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Wayne A. Bailey.  He was 64. Wayne…

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Earl M. Young Jr.

Earl M. Young Jr.

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Earl M. Young Jr., on May 9…

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James B. Hurlock

James B. Hurlock

he Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with sorrow the death on April 27, 2016, of former Life Trustee, James B.…

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Percy (“Pi”) Chubb, III

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with sorrow the death on March 16, 2016, of former Honorary Trustee, Percy (“Pi”)…

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Craig Henderson

Craig Henderson

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the unexpected death of employee Craig T. Henderson on March 29.…

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Joseph Leo Coburn, Jr.

Joseph Leo Coburn, Jr.

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Captain Joseph Leo Coburn, Jr. (U.S. Coast…

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Duncan Blanchard

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with sorrow the death of former employee Duncan Blanchard on February 25, 2016, after…

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Geoffrey Eglinton

The Woods Hole Oceanographic announces with sorrow the death of Adjunct Scientist Geoffrey Eglinton on March 11.  More information will…

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Anita (LaBonte) Gunning

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Anita (LaBonte) Gunning on March 4 in…

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Henry R. Carlisle

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the sudden death of retiree Henry R. Carlisle on March 7…

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