Retirees Association


May 3, 2016
H. IRA FRITZ, PhD. Age 80, of Dayton, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at Kettering Medical Center. Ira was a retired Biochemistry Professor from Wright State University and was a Professor at Union Institute.
Apr 28, 2016
Peter William Bacon, age 75, of Elk Rapids Township, Michigan, passed away Tuesday morning, April 26, 2016 at Munson Hospice House in Traverse City, after a long struggle with cancer and a brief but valiant fight following a heart attack.
Apr 20, 2016
Joseph Young, Ed. D., passed away Wednesday April 13, 2016 at Hospice of Dayton. After serving two years in the United States Army, he earned a doctorate of education from Miami University, Oxford.
Apr 9, 2016
Gordon B Skinner, a highly regarded physical chemist interested in gas kinetics at high temperatures, conducted research at Monsanto (1951-1964) and at Wright State University (Dayton, Ohio, 1964-1986).
Apr 7, 2016
William S. “Bill” McCormick, 77, of Centerville, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on Saturday, March 26, 2016.
Mar 21, 2016
Our angel received her wings after 88 years on earth. Janavee Williams took her flight on March 3, 2016 at Hospice of Dayton.
Mar 21, 2016
Virginia Mary "Ginny" Byrd, age 50 of Kettering, OH, beloved wife, daughter and sister, after a three and a half year battle with ovarian cancer, left this life to enter into her heavenly life on March 8, 2016. Ginny is survived by her devoted husband of 15 years, Eric C.
Mar 21, 2016
Robert Silverman, Ph. D., Age 87, of Yellow Springs, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, March 5, 2016.
Nov 29, 2015
Jacob Bernard Paperman, 90, of Placentia, California passed away peacefully on October 29th, 2015.
Oct 13, 2015
Professor George Griffith Hess was born in Collingswood, New Jersey.  He graduated from Juniata College and received his PhD from Penn State. Coming to Wright State in the second year of its existence, he taught chemistry here for 34 years.