Obituaries

  1. November 21, 2022

    Obituary — Veronica Latta Smith

    Regent Emerita Veronica Latta Smith, died peacefully at her Grosse Ile, Michigan, home Nov. 13. She was 97. In 1984, she was elected to the Board of Regents, and was known as the “Students’ Regent.”

  2. November 21, 2022

    Obituary — William R. Solomon

    William R. Solomon, professor emeritus of internal medicine, died peacefully the morning of Nov. 6. He combined his love of botany and science by specializing in internal medicine at U-M until he retired in 2012.

  3. November 7, 2022

    Obituary — Gretchen Neal Jackson

    Gretchen Neal Jackson, 78, of Ann Arbor died Oct. 25 at Glacier Hills Senior Community. She had a 15-year career in development at U-M, beginning in what is now the Stephen M. Ross School of Business.

  4. October 31, 2022

    Obituary — Bernard W. Agranoff

    Bernard William Agranoff, professor emeritus of biological chemistry and senior research scientist emeritus, died Oct. 21, 2022.

  5. October 4, 2022

    Remembering UM-Dearborn faculty member Keith Dye

    The UM-Dearborn community is remembering Keith Dye, an associate professor of African and African American studies and of history, who died Sept. 25 at age 67. 

  6. September 8, 2022

    Remembering library curator and donor Janice Bluestein Longone

    Culinary historian Janice Bluestein Longone, the adjunct curator and principal donor of the U-M Library’s Janice Bluestein Longone Culinary Archive, has died.

  7. August 15, 2022

    Obituary — James Martin

    James (Jim) Martin, 87, of Ann Arbor, associate professor emeritus of environmental health sciences in the School of Public Health, died peacefully at home July 25, surrounded by his family and loving caregivers.

  8. July 25, 2022

    Obituary — Gerald F. Moran

    Gerald F. Moran, professor emeritus of history at UM-Dearborn, died of cancer in Ann Arbor on June 23. He was 79 years old.

  9. July 25, 2022

    Obituary — James H. Vincent

    James H. Vincent, professor emeritus of environmental health sciences in the School of Public Health, died peacefully at his Ann Arbor home June 23, from liver cancer.

  10. July 25, 2022

    Obituary — Ilene Forsyth

    Professor Emerita Ilene H. Forsyth, a renowned scholar of western medieval art, gifted teacher, generous philanthropist, steadfast supporter of the arts and humanities, died June 16.