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Wednesday, December 15th, 2021

Gloria Myers

The campus community mourns the passing of Gloria Myers, who died on Wednesday, Dec. 8. Gloria worked in Bertrand Library and retired from the University in 1991 after more than 30 years of service. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam site to share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Gloria’s family, as well as to all who knew her at Bucknell. Gloria B. Myers, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away […]

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Wednesday, December 8th, 2021

Nancy Leisenring

The campus community mourns the passing of Nancy Leisenring, who died on Weds., Dec. 1. Nancy retired in 2008 after 36 years of service as a custodial section supervisor. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. I encourage you to visit our In Memoriam site to share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Nancy’s family, as well as to all who knew her at Bucknell. John C. BravmanPresident Nancy P. Leisenring, 75, of Winfield, passed away Wednesday, Dec. […]

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Friday, November 19th, 2021

William Swartzlander

The campus community mourns the passing of William Swartzlander, who died on Sunday, Nov. 14. William retired in 2000 as a utility technician. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam Site to share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to William’s family, as well as to all who knew him at Bucknell. John C. BravmanPresident _____________________________________________________________________ William C. Swartzlander Sr., 86, of Lewisburg, passed away at his home Sunday evening, Nov. […]

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Monday, November 1st, 2021

Franklin Ellis Harley ’59

The campus community mourns the passing of Franklin Ellis Harley ‘59, who died on Wednesday, Oct. 27. Ellis retired from Bucknell in 2000 after 36 years of service as associate vice president of finance. Many of Ellis’ family members were graduates of Bucknell, including his wife, Jane ’60, P’86, ’94; his son Craig Harley M’94; his daughter, Sue Ann (Harley) Geisler ’86; his nephew, Eric Sutherland ’85, P’20; and his great-niece, Tace Sutherland ’20. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam site to share personal […]

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Wednesday, August 25th, 2021

Martha Marguerite “Marge” (Cooper) Pangburn

The campus community mourns the passing of Martha Pangburn, who died on Thursday, Aug. 12. Martha retired in 1978 from her position in Student Health. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam page to share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Martha’s family, as well as to all who knew her at Bucknell. John C. BravmanPresident ______________________________________________________________________________ Martha Marguerite “Marge” (Cooper) Pangburn, of Lewisburg, passed away Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, […]

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Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

Jacqueline “Jackie” Miller

The campus community mourns the passing of Jacqueline “Jackie” Miller, who died on Sunday, Aug. 22. Jackie retired in 2018 from her Student Health position after 21 years of service to the University. Jackie’s husband, Garry ‘03, also retired from the University, having worked in Library and Information Technology. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam page to share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Jackie’s family, as well as […]

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Monday, January 11th, 2021

Donald Mull

The campus community mourns the passing of Donald Mull, who died on Thursday, January 7. Donald retired in 2003 from his Public Safety position at the University. Donald’s wife, Juliann, is also retired from the University. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam Site at bucknell.edu/InMemoriam and share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Donald’s family, as well as to all who knew him at Bucknell. John C. BravmanPresident ______________________________________________________________________ […]

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Monday, January 4th, 2021

Marion Rose

The campus community mourns the passing of Marion Rose, who died on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. Marion retired from Human Resources (formerly Personnel Services) in 1982 after 19 years of service to the University. Marion’s daughter, Judy Mickanis, also retired from Bucknell, and her granddaughter, Jennifer Wagner, currently works in Events Management. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam Site at bucknell.edu/InMemoriam and share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to […]

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Monday, November 16th, 2020

James Earnest

Dear Colleagues, The campus community mourns the passing of James Earnest, who died on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. James retired from his custodial position in 2015 after 22 years of service to the University. James’ wife, Roberta “Bobbie”, also retired from Bucknell in 2015, and James’ two sisters, Tresha Brobst and Michelle Husam, currently work in the Facilities department. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam Site at bucknell.edu/InMemoriam and share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University […]

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Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

Joanne Powell

The campus community mourns the passing of Joanne Powell, who died on Thursday, September 3, 2020. Joanne retired from L&IT as the budget coordinator in 2010 after 36 years of service to the University. Included below is the complete text of the obituary, as provided by the family. You are encouraged to visit our In Memoriam Site at bucknell.edu/InMemoriam and share personal notes of sympathy and remembrance with others. On behalf of our entire University community, I extend our deepest sympathies to Joanne’s family, as well as to all who knew her at Bucknell. John C. Bravman President __________________________________________________________________________ Joanne […]

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