Colleges, Halls and Societies

  • Thursday 23 April 2015
  • NO. 5093
  • VOL. 145

Election of new Head of House

Green Templeton

Professor Denise Lievesley, currently Executive Dean of the Faculty of Social Science and Public Policy, KCL, has been elected as the next Principal of Green Templeton. She will take office on 1 October 2015, succeeding the late Professor Sir David Watson.

Memorial Events

Christ Church

A memorial gathering will be held at 3pm on 26 April in Christ Church Cathedral for Professor Sir Henry Harris, FRS, FRCP, FRCPath, FAA (died 31 October 2014), Professor of Pathology and Fellow of Lincoln 1963–79; Head of the Sir William Dunn School of Pathology 1963–94; Regius Professor of Medicine and Student of Christ Church 1979–92, Emeritus Student 1992, Honorary Student 2007.

New College

A memorial service will be held at 2.30pm on 24 April in New College chapel for Sir Robert Wade-Gery, KCMG, KCVO (22 April 1929–16 February 2015), New College 1947–51, Honorary Fellow 1985–2015; All Souls Fellow 1951–73, Distinguished Fellow 1997–2011, Honorary Fellow 2011–15. There will be tea in All Souls after the service. All those wishing to attend are asked to contact the New College chapel office (nancy-jane.rucker@new.ox.ac.uk or (2)79108).

Somerville

A memorial service will be held at 2.30pm on Saturday, 20 June, in the chapel for Professor Anna Morpurgo Davies (1937–2014), DBE, FSA, FBA, Lecturer in Classical Philology 1964–71, Fellow and Professor of Comparative Philology 1971–2004, Emeritus Fellow 2001–14. Refreshments will be served following the service.

A memorial service will be held at 2.30pm on Saturday, 9 May, in the chapel for Catherine Eva Hughes (1933–2014), CMG, MA, Fellow and Principal 1989–95, Honorary Fellow 1995–2014. Refreshments will be served following the service.

Obituaries

Christ Church

Michael Thomas Barstow, 11 November 2014; 1939. Aged 94.

Assim Kumar Datta; 1947.

Nigel George Rupert Davidson, 12 May 2010; 1939.  

The Right Hon Earl of Dudley (William Humble David Ward), 16 November 2013; 1938. Aged 93.

Brigadier Myles Richard Frisby, 16 December 2014; 1962. Aged 71.

(Robin) Robert Fraser Bentick Greig, 16 March 2014; 1951. Aged 80.

Professor John Bryce Mcleod, 20 August 2014; 1950. Aged 84.

Patrick Cecil Norris Marston; 1951.   

Dr John Hillyard Milner, 13 February 2013; 1950. Aged 81.

Martin Harold Orde, OBE, 2 January 2015; 1940. Aged 92.

Magdalen

(John Herbert Arthur James) Louis Armstrong, 31 December 2014; 1966. Aged 68.

Augustine Ralph Bonner, 2 February 2015; 1947, Assistant at Bodleian Library 1953–71, Assistant Librarian 1971–5, Senior Assistant Librarian 1975–90. Aged 89.

Anthony Thomas Bottrall, 16 December 2014; 1956. Aged 76.

Lionel George Bullock, 24 November 2014; 1955. Aged 80.

Donald Alexander Calman, 29 January 2013; 1952. Aged 86.

Geoffrey Douglas Carnall, 20 February 2015; 1945. Aged 88.

Frank Clifford George Carter, 20 February 2015; 1944. Aged 87.

Bernard Orgill Daws, 2015; 1943. Aged 89.

Michael Leslie Ogilvie Faber, 26 February 2015; 1949. Aged 87.

(John) Malcolm Fraser, 20 March 2015; 1949. Aged 84.

Sir Martin John Gilbert, CBE, 3 February 2015; 1957. Aged 78.

Ian Campbell McDougall, 27 January 2015; 1939. Aged 94.

Nicholas John Seymour Munro Mackintosh, 8 February 2015; 1957. Aged 79.

Mahmoud Ali Manzalaoui, 21 January 2015; 1945. Aged 90.

Peter David Partner, 17 January 2015; 1946. Aged 90.

Yanno Patrinos, 21 January 2015; 1957. Aged 75.

John Charalambos Simopoulos, 4 March 2015; 1941. Aged 91.

Donald Carey Grenfell Whittle, 2 December 2014; 1943. Aged 89.

Merton

Sir Hal Miller, 21 March 2015; Postmaster 1949. Aged 86.

His Honour Judge David A Smith, 29 March 2015; 1957. Aged 77.

Dr Malcolm Smith, 8 April 2015; 1993. Aged 77.

Paul Stockton, 4 March 2015; 1980. Aged 53.

Matthew Veasey, December 2014; 1991. Aged 43.

Robert Williams, MBE, 21 March 2015; Postmaster 1944, JRF, Honorary Fellow. Aged 89.

St Hilda's

Doreen Horsfall (née Porter), 27 February 2015; 1943. Aged 89.

St Hugh's

Dr Yin Yuen Ng, January 2015; 1973. Aged 59.

Mary (Mollie) Amy Skemp (née Weeks), 2015; 1941. Aged 92.