Summer 2013

Raymond Wallace Deitz ’49, May 28, 2013, in Raleigh, N.C., at 90. He enlisted and served two and a half years in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific during World War II, earning three campaign ribbons and eight battle stars. He came to Colby on the GI Bill, played varsity basketball, and was president of DU. He earned an M.Litt. degree at University of Pittsburgh and spent 30 years working in management for IBM. He taught at St. Augustine’s University in Raleigh. Predeceased by his wife of 59 years, Veronica, he is survived by a son.