Summer 2013

Charles Rodman Pickett ’50, Feb. 5, 2006, in Houston, Texas, at 77. After attending Colby and graduating from the University of Connecticut, he married his high school sweetheart in 1953. He worked for Standard Oil of California, Tenneco, and IBI as a micropaleontologist. After living in Colombia, Bolivia, and Trinidad and Tobago, he and his family settled in Houston in 1962. He coached Little League and was an avid cribbage player and golfer. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Laura, nine children, and 11 grandchildren.