Gordon Stanley Howell, a professor in the Department of Horticulture, died Aug. 13. Howell joined the staff in 1969 and retired in 2006.
Memorial service to be held for Cecil Mackey Sept. 1
Maurice Cecil Mackey, Jr. (“Cecil”), who served as Michigan State University’s 16th president and economics professor, will be remembered at a public service at 11 a.m., Sept. 1, at the Peoples Church, 200 West Grand River, East Lansing, Michigan. A reception will be held following the service. Faculty, staff, students, alumni and members of the East Lansing community are invited to attend.
Marta Mittermaier, manager of culinary services' strategic innovations team, died Aug. 8. Mittermaier joined the staff in 1973.
Linda Oataley, assistant and supervisor in the registrar's office, died July 30. Oataley joined the staff in 1967.
Brian Maurer, director for fisheries and wildlife, died July 29. Maurer joined the staff in 1999.
Irene Sherbo, a specialist for the Undergraduate University Division, died July 28. Sherbo joined the staff in 1967 and retired in 1992.
Kris Ouellette, an administrative assistant for performing arts facilities and programs, died July 29. Ouellette joined the staff in 2014.
Dona Smith, a human resources secretary, died July 28. Smith joined the staff in 1968 and retired in 1993.
John Heffron, a planner and inspector analyst for maintenance repair, died July 17. Heffron joined the staff in 1986 and retired in 2011.
Brad Greenberg, University Distinguished Professor Emeritus, dies
MSU University Distinguished Professor Emeritus Brad Greenberg died July 26 after a battle with cancer.View story photos