In Memoriam

Recent obituaries of Fairfield University faculty, staff, trustees, donors, Jesuits and current students are listed on this page.

Alumni obituaries are available on the Alumni Online Community website.

2014
Vincent M. Murphy Sr.
Former Associate Dean of the School of Arts & Sciences
June 2014
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James F. Mullan
Professor Emeritus of English
June 2014
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Robert L. DeMichiell
Former Professor and head of Information Systems
May 2014
Helen (Gaches) Klamka
Former Assistant to the former Dean of Arts and Science
April 2014
Brian Lewis
Adjunct Professor of Physics
April 2014
William T. Romatzick
Manager of Energy Controls and Plant Systems
March 2014
Fr. Vincent M. Burns, S.J.
Former Professor of Religious Studies
February 2014
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2013
Anthony Pia
Professor of Communications
November 2013
Bruce Harding
Former Professor of Photography
and Film Making

September 2013
Joseph Hajla
Adjunct Professor of Engineering
September 2013
Dennis Dammerman
Former Trustee
July 2013
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Richard Tyler
Former Assistant Professor of Management
June 2013
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Sgt. Alex Krshisezki
Department of Public Safety
June 2013
Robert (Skippy) F. Troha
Former painter
June 2013
Charles A. James
Former staff of the Mail Room
May 2013
Deandre Lawton '13
Student, Dolan School of Business
May 2013
Winston Roberts Sr.
Former HVAC Engineer
April 2013
Jan Tanner
Adjunct Professor in Applied Ethics
April 2013
Dorothy Browne Shaffer
Former Professor of Mathematics
April 2013
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Carmen F. Donnarumma
Former Professor of History
March 2013
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John P. Sachs
Former Trustee
February 2013
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Lucy Katz
Former Professor of Business Law
February 2013
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James J. Heneghan
Former men's rowing coach
January 2013
Mary Troy Monahan
Former staff of Human Resources
January 2013 
 
2012
Morris Grossman
Former Professor of Philosophy
December 2012
William R. Fray
Former staff of Central Stores
August 2012
Robert O'Neil
Former Professor of Mathematics
and Economics

July 2012
Lik Kuen Tong
Professor Emeritus Department
of Philosophy

July 2012
Richard Weber
Former Associate Dean at the School of Engineering
July 2012
Francis J. McNamara, Jr.
Former Trustee
June 2012
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Louis Testa
Supervisor of Central Receiving
June 2012
Robert F. Pitt, Sr.
Former Dean of the Graduate
School of Education

May 2012
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Bea Staneko
Former Operations Assistant in the
Barone Campus Center

May 2012
Julie McGovern
Former Operations Assistant in the
Advancement Division

May 2012
Dr. Michael Brienza
Former Professor of Physics
April 2012
Eleanor Coletta
Former administrator, Annual Giving
April 2012
Arthur Anderson
Professor Emeritus Department of
Sociology and Anthropology

March 2012
James Keenan
Professor Emeritus Department of
Communication

March 2012
Barbara D. Bryan
Librarian Emeritus
January 2012
2011
Rev. Albert A. Cardoni, S.J.
Former Professor Department
of Philosophy

November 2011
Robert J. Brennan '65
Former Board of Trustees member
and former President of the
Fairfield University Alumni Association

October 2011
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Robert "Coach" Maffei
Former Traffic Enforcement Officer
October 2011
Diane Feigenson
Adjunct Professor of English
September 2011
Dr. Joan Waters
Former Chair of Economics
July 2011
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Mr. Charles E. Hanley
Former Trustee
April 2011
Julia Sill
Class of 2013
January 2011
D. Raymond Stabile
Former Professor Department
of Modern Languages and Literature

January 2011
 
2010
E. Cortright "Corty" Phillips
Former Trustee
November 2010
William J. Lucas
Former Vice President of Finance and Administration
November 2010
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Louis F. Bantle
Former Trustee
October 2010
Theodore John Combs
Former Professor of Biology
September 2010
R. Keith Martin
Former Professor of Information Systems
September 2010
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Marie J. Panico
Former Professor of Modern Languages
and Literatures

June 2010
Fr. William G. Devine, S.J.
Former Professor of Economics
June 2010
Fr. William J. Cullen, S.J.
Former director of Campus Ministry
and assistant director of Admission

May 2010
Rao V. Dukkipati
Professor and Chair of Mechanical
Engineering and Director of the
MSME Graduate program

February 2010
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2009
Fr. William C. McInnes, S.J.
Former President of Fairfield University
December 2009
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Fr. Thomas P. O'Malley, S.J.
Former Trustee and Rector
of the Fairfield Jesuit Community

November 2009
Robert C. Wilson
Adjunct Professor of English
October 2009
Rev. Laurence J. O'Neil
October 2009
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Fr. Victor Leeber, S.J.
Former Professor of Spanish,
French, and Italian

August 2009
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John Orman
Professor and Chair of Politics
July 2009
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Rev. William J. Kennedy, S.J.
Former Assistant Director of Admissions
May 2009
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Barbara Sideleau
Former Professor of the School of Nursing
April 2009
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2008
Donald J. Ross
Former Professor and Chair of Biology
August 2008
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Fr. Henry J. Murphy, S.J.
Former Dean of Freshmen
June 2008
Krishna Mohan
Former Professor of Marketing
June 2008
2007
Robert Bolger
Former Professor of Mathematics
November 2007
Kristen M. Duhamel
Class of 2010
September 2007
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Ben Halm
Professor of English
July 2007
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John A. Barone
Professor emeritus
June 2007
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George E. Lang, Jr.
Professor of Mathematics
May 2007
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