Fall 2011

, Aug. 23, 2011, in Winter Park, Fla., at 98. She was a recruiter with the Coast Guard in the early 1940s and stayed active with the reserves, retiring as a commander. She earned a master’s from the University of Chicago and, while moving around with her Army husband, taught English in military schools overseas. She also taught in Maine when they returned in 1966. During retirement in Florida, she taught tai chi, line dancing, and bridge, stayed active with the DAR and Mayflower Society, and played golf. She and her husband established a scholarship fund at Colby. She was predeceased by her mother, Eva LaCasce Walker 1911. Survivors include nieces and nephews.