Colleges, Halls and Societies

  • Thursday 26 April 2012
  • NO. 4986
  • VOL. 142

Memorial Service

New College

Professor Sir Michael Dummett

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, 2 June at 3 pm in New College chapel for Professor Sir Michael Dummett (27 June 1925–27 December 2011) MA, DLitt, DLitt (Hon), Wykeham Professor of Logic 1979–92, Fellow of New College 1979–2011 and Fellow of All Souls 1950–98. The service will be a joint commemoration of Sir Michael and Lady Dummett. There will be tea in New College after the service. All those wishing to attend are asked to contact the Chapel Office (nancy-jane.rucker@new.ox.ac.uk or (2)79108).

Obituaries

Christ Church

Dr (Luke) Harvey Poe, 30 March 2012; 1950. Aged 96.

Hew Lorne Purves-Smith; 1962.

David Ford Tate, 29 February 2012; 1949. Aged 82.

Professor James Opie Urmson, 29 January 2012; 1945. Aged 96.

Roger Evelyn Cavendish Venables, 20 February 2012; 1930. Aged 100.

Trinity

Roy Ernest Dixon Arnold, 15 October 2011; Royal Corps of Signals Probationer 1945. Aged 84.

David Charles Attlee, 29 December 2011; 1945. Aged 89.

Major Robert Murray Collins, 27 January 2012; 1947. Aged 87.

Gordon Duncan, 25 December 2011; 1940. Aged 90.

Gareth Edwards, 25 January 2012; 1974. Aged 56.

Robert Frederick Elwall, 7 March 2012; 1971. Aged 59.

Charles Henry Hossell, 18 February 2012; 1944. Aged 86.

The Revd Canon Richard Laurence Incledon, 9 March 2012; Scholar 1946. Aged 83.

Ronald George MacLean, 5 April 2012; Naval Probationer 1943. Aged 86.

Lord (Anthony Harold) Newton, 25 March 2012; 1955. Aged 74.

John George Richardson, 29 November 2011; 1949. Aged 82.

David Hannay Sampson, 25 December 2011; Rhodes Scholar 1945. Aged 90.

Verner Wylie, 20 March 2012; 1946. Aged 87.