Tag: obituary

Campus mourns loss of Dr. Herb Sandmire, recipient of Chancellor’s Award

Dr. Herbert F. Sandmire passed away on Feb. 24, 2018 at his home in Green Bay.The Sandmire’s were recognized in 2014 as “the University’s longest-running donors.” They enhanced a decades-long legacy of generosity with a $1 million scholarship gift for students who intend to pursue a career in medicine or related medical fields. The gift […]

Campus mourns the loss of Jean Wiegand

Jean Wiegand, a longtime employee of UW-Green Bay’s Office of Financial Aid, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. A Memorial Mass to celebrate her life will be held Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul, 710 N. Baird St. Green Bay, Wis. A luncheon will be held in her […]

Campus mourns passing of alumnus Jon Delany, former co-director of Phoenix Pep Band

Music alumnus Jon Delany ’98, 44, passed away last Sunday. He was a highly popular band director at Freedom High School, taught at UW-Green Bay Summer Camps, and directed/co-directed the Phoenix Pep Band for 12 years. He married music alumna Christy (Fehrenbach) Delany ’98 in 1998. He was a great ambassador for the UW-Green Bay […]

One of UW-Green Bay’s earliest graduates, Tim Mangless, passes away

Timothy Anthony Mangless, ’71 (Urban Analysis)  passed away recently. He was a member of one of the University’s first graduating classes. A memorial service in celebration of Tim’s life will be held at Green Bay Community Church at 600 Cardinal Ln, Green Bay, WI 54313 on Sunday, January 21 at 3 p.m. with his daughter, […]

Campus learns of the passing of Margaret Laughlin

UW-Green Bay Professor Emerita Margaret Ann Laughlin, died Thursday afternoon, Dec. 28, 2017. Laughlin was awarded the distinction of Professor Emerita in Education in 2004. As a tenured full professor of education, Laughlin served on many University committees, served a term as department chair, was active in the National Council for the Social Studies, co-authored […]

UW-Green Bay hears of passing of Darlene Long

Darlene Long, widow of Donald Long (namesake of Donald Long Residence Hall) passed away recently. Don and Darlene were active supporters of UW-Green Bay and the Kress Events Center. Don Long co-chaired (with Jim Temp) the early 1980s campaign that raised more than $2.5 million for scholarships, professorships and the seed money that built the […]

Campus mourns passing of Richard ‘Dick’ Sherrell

Jun 1976, Richard Sherrell and Students

Members of the campus community learned this week of the recent passing of Richard E. (Dick) Sherrell. He passed away peacefully on Oct. 24, 2017, at Kendal-Crosslands, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. He was a theatre professor and served as Secretary of Faculty from 1985 to 1993. He was a member of the UWGB Retirees Association. Sherrell’s […]