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Obituaries


Mary Margaret Hunt

The Institution has received word of the death of retiree Mary Hunt on March 7, in Falmouth. She was 88.…

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Richard A. Carvalho

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Richard A. Carvalho, on February 18, at…

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Giles E. Mosher Jr.

The Institution has received word of the death of Honorary Corporation Member Giles E. Mosher Jr., on February 12, at…

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Evangeline P. Wilkins

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Evangeline P. Wilkins on January 24, after…

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David Dow Ketchum

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree David Dow Ketchum on January 26, of…

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Anthony “Tony” Mendousa

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Anthony “Tony” Mendousa on January 25, in…

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Dorothy B. Buchanan

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of WHOI volunteer Dorothy B. Buchanan on January 20,…

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Arthur Costa

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Arthur Costa on January 18, in Falmouth. …

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David William Masch

David William Masch

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree David Willliam Masch on January 7, in…

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Beverly A. Klink

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of former WHOI volunteer Beverly E. Klink on November…

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Mike (Spydir) Marchisin

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of employee Michael (Spydir) Marchisin on Nov. 5, 2012. …

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George E. Thibault

George E. Thibault

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with deep sorrow the death on November 4, 2012 of former Honorary Member, George…

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Mary Draper Janney

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of WHOI Corporation Member Mary Draper Janney on October…

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Suzanne Wetzel Seemann

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of former joint program student Suzanne Wetzel Seemann on September…

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Cyril L. Fennelly

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Cyril L. Fennelly on September 26, in…

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Charles Yentsch

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Charles Yentsch on September 19.  He was…

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Richard “Dick” Backus

Richard "Dick" Backus

Richard Haven Backus, a prominent biological oceanographer at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, was born in Rochester, NY, to Ruth…

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Jean Walker

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Jean Walker on September 8, at Mary…

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William White

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree William White on July 15, 2012, in…

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Melvin Rosenfeld

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Melvin Rosenfeld on August 19, 2012, in…

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Admiral James Watkins

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with deep sorrow the death July 26, 2012 of former Life Trustee and Honorary…

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Mark Grosenbaugh

Mark Grosenbaugh passed away on July 26 after a long battle with cancer. He was 59 years old. Mark was…

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James R. McCullough

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree James R. McCullough on July 19, in…

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