Colleges, Halls and Societies

  • Thursday 19 April 2012
  • NO. 4985
  • VOL. 142

Elections

St Anne's

Professor Georg Gottlob, MA Oxf, Dr phil Dipl Ing Vienna UT, has been elected to an Honorary Fellowship. With effect from 7 March 2012.

St Benet's Hall

Professor Werner G Jeanrond, Staatsexamen Saarbrücken, PhD Chicago, has been appointed the new Master of St Benet's Hall. With effect from 1 September 2012.

Memorial Services

Lady Margaret Hall

Dr Simon Rowland Francis Price

A memorial service for Dr Simon Rowland Francis Price, Tutor in Ancient History and Fellow, will be held in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin at 2.15 pm on Saturday, 19 May.

Oriel

Sir Zelman Cowen

A memorial service for Sir Zelman Cowen, Rhodes Scholar 1941, Fellow and Tutor in Law, Oriel 1947–50, Provost of Oriel 1982–90, will be held in Oriel College chapel at 2.15 pm on Sunday, 22 April. Tea will be served in the large SCR after the service.

Rhodes House/University College

Dr David Hatendi

A memorial service for Dr David Hatendi (1953–2012), Rhodes Scholar at University College, 1977–80, and National Secretary to the Rhodes Trust for Zimbabwe, 2009–12, will be held at 2.15 pm on 22 May in University College chapel. Refreshments will be served at Rhodes House after the service.

University College

Surgeon Vice-Admiral Sir John Rawlins

A memorial event for Sir John Rawlins, BM BCh, MA Oxf, FRCP, FFCM, FRAES, (12 May 1922–7 July 2011) Honorary Fellow of University College 1991–2011, will be held at 2.30 pm on Saturday, 12 May, in University College chapel. Refreshments will be served afterwards in Hall.

Obituaries

Christ Church

Brian John Clark, 2012; 1943. Aged 87.

William Bruce Dickinson, 24 November 2011; 1943. Aged 86.

Felix Dohna, 2011; 2002. Aged 39.

Donald Fisher, 2011; 1949. Aged 80.

Professor Basil George Mitchell, 23 June 2011; 1946. Aged 94.

John Neville Murphy, 1 April 2011; 1945. Aged 83.

His Honour Judge James Andrew Pickles, 18 December 2010; 1944.

The Right Hon Sir Timothy Hugh Francis Raison, 3 November 2011; 1949. Aged 82.

The Revd Prebendary Mr David James Saville, 2012; 1957.

Dr Kevin Michael Sharpe, 5 November 2011; 1977.

Major Raefe Michael Brunker Shelton, 11 February 2012; 1952. Aged 78.

Michael Hugh Wilkinson, 14 December 2011; 1954. Aged 78.

Dr (Daniel) Bryn Williams, 2 November 2011; 1956.

Exeter

Jim Barker, 1 September 2011; 1949. Aged 84.

John Benton, 3 January 2012; 1945. Aged 84.

David Blewitt, 31 December 2011; 1955. Aged 76.

James Boyd, 2011; 1962. Aged 69.

Dennis Chamberlin, 11 December 2009; 1950. Aged 78.

Jonathan Coles, December 2011; 1968. Aged 61.

Hugh Eccles, March 2012; 1937. Aged 92.

John Gardner, 12 December 2011; Hubert Parry Organ Scholar 1935. Aged 94.

Nigel Graves, September 2011; Classics Scholar 1954. Aged 77.

Martin Harley, March 2012; 1956. Aged 76.

Eric Mellor, 9 June 2011; 1937. Aged 92.

Philip Rooksby, 2 February 2012; 1949. Aged 82.

Linacre

Giles Gaudard Barber, 12 March 2012; Librarian, Taylor Institution, 1970–96, Fellow 1963–96, Emeritus Fellow 1996–2012. Aged 81.

Ursula Miriam Dronke, March 2012; Vigfússon Reader in Old Icelandic Literature and Antiquities 1976–88, Fellow 1976–88, Emeritus Fellow 1988-2012. Aged 91.

Bryan Frederick Warren, 28 March 2012; Honorary Senior Lecturer in Pathology 1997–12; Fellow 2004–2012. Aged 53.

Merton

Claud Alexander Capron Claudet, 30 December 2011; Postmaster 1949. Aged 82.

Rex R Cunninghame, 21 December 2011; 1939. Aged 93.

Keith William Fuller, 18 January 2012; 1959. Aged 83.

Roger Peter Plowden-Wardlaw, 23 March 2012; 1934. Aged 97.

Edmund John Christopher Sackett, 25 December 2011; 1948. Aged 85.

Lord Norman Anthony Francis St John-Stevas, 5 March 2012; Tutor in Jurisprudence 1955–7.

John Bernard Shelley, 26 March 2012; 1947. Aged 93.

Dr James Gordon Wallace, 19 November 2011; 1944. Aged 85.

St Hugh's

Françoise Grand-Clement, 25 March 2011; 1974. Aged 59.

Worcester

Keith Oakleigh Gore, 22 March 2012; Fellow and Tutor in French 1967–97, Emeritus Fellow 1997–2012. Aged 81.