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Obituaries


William E. Collins

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the unexpected death June 26, 1995 of William E. Collins. Bill, on-site project manager for WHOI??A?s new research vessel Atlantis (AGOR-25), had an apparent heart attack while at work at Halter Marine in Moss Point, Mississippi. He was 51.

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Eugene J. Mysona

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death March 8, 1995 of retired Chief Mate and Master Eugene J. Mysona of Woods Hole at Falmouth Hospital after a brief illness. He was 78.

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Harold W. Swanson

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death February 15, 1995 of Harold W. Swanson, Cleaning Services Supervisor, at Falmouth Hospital of a heart attack. He was 62.

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Valentine Worthington

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the unexpected death February 10, 1995 of Scientist Emeritus Valentine Worthington at his winter home in Abaco, Bahamas. He was 74.

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Stanley W. Watson

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of Scientist Emeritus Stanley W. Watson, President and owner of Associates of Cape Cod, February 1, 1995 at his home in Falmouth following a long illness. He was 74.

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Francis Carey

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death December 11, 1994 of Senior Scientist Francis G. Carey of the Biology Department. Frank died at home in West Falmouth, MA, of cancer at age 63.

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Barbara Wickenden

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death November 7, 1994 of Human Resources Manager Barbara Wickenden at Falmouth Hospital of cancer. She was 49 years old.

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James M. Broadus

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of James Matthew Broadus III, September 28, 1994 at the age of 47.  Jim drowned in Hawaii, where he was attending a conference. A Senior Scientist and Director of the Institution’s Marine Policy Center, Jim was internationally known for his work on the economics…

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Delmar Jenkins

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of retiree Delmar R. Jenkins on January 26, 1994 in Sarasota, Florida.   He was 82. Delmar was born in Falmouth and was 1929 graduate of Lawrence High School.   He lived in Falmouth until moving to Sarasota, Florida, 17 years ago. Delmar worked at…

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William Morgan Marquet

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death of William Morgan Marquet January 11, 1992 in Jacksonville, Florida. Skip was 62 years old and on his way to go bird watching in the Everglades.

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Harry E. Oakes

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution announces with great sorrow the death December 19, 1991 of Harry E. Oakes. He was 54 years old.

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