Mr. Norman W. Thomas '51 of Montague died May 11, 2004.
Mr. M. Monte Wray Jr. '51, formerly from Bay City, and Englewood, Fla., died Jan. 11, 2004, in Bay City.
Mr. Melvin M. LaGrone '52 of Lake City died Feb. 6, 2004.
Mrs. Ann Davison Augustine '53 of Bay City and formerly of Boyne City died Feb. 11, 2004, in Saginaw.
Mr. Spenceley D. Butters '53, formerly of St. Charles, Ill., died Aug. 21, 2004, in Lakeland, Fla. Among his survivors is his wife, Jane Kersten Butters '54. Memorials are designated for the Alma College Choir.
Mr. Bill H. McIntosh '56 of Hart died March 24, 2004, in Shelby. He was predeceased by his brother, Doyle McIntosh '55, in 1978.
Mr. Frederick W. Spain '56 of Wellston died Nov. 8, 2004.
Mrs. Marjory Jones Arquilla '57 of Harrietta died April 1, 2004, in Manistee.
Mr. Spencer D. Barnhart '62 of Saint Clair Shores died Nov. 24, 2004.
Mr. Edward A. Powers '62 of Greensboro, N.C., died June 24, 2004. Among his survivors is his wife, Joyce Small Powers '64.
Mr. Christopher J. "Tiff" McKee '67 of Traverse City died Nov. 16, 2004.
Mrs. JoEllen Bechtol Soehnlein '71 of Slidell, La., died March 8, 2004.
Mr. Stephen G. Jones '73 of Covert died Jan. 21, 2004.
Mr. Philip W. Luneack '73 of Alma died Nov. 23, 2004. Among his survivors are his wife, Linda Oswalt Luneack '74; his son, John Luneack, Alma College employee; and his nephew, Jason Luneack '96.
Mrs. Marie Geisenhaver Ramsey '74, formerly of Tecumseh, died Feb. 9, 2004, in Abingdon, Va. Among her survivors is her brother, Dr. Frank Geisenhaver '75. She was predeceased by her father, Arthur Geisenhaver '47, in 1996.
Mr. John "Sean" Leonard Budde Jr. '90 of St. Louis, Mo., died May 19, 2004. Among his survivors is his sister, Ashley Budde '05.
Mr. Christopher J. Warner '01 of East Lansing died Sept. 28, 2004. Among his survivors is his fiancee, Crystal N. Davis '04. Memorials have been designated for Alma College.
Mr. Joseph "Joe" Alan Nelson '06 of Shepherd died Nov. 24, 2004. Memorials have been designated to the Joseph A. Nelson '06 Memorial Fund at Alma College.
Mrs. Nina Anderson of St. Louis died Sept. 9, 2004. Mrs. Anderson worked in the Financial Aid Office for 15 years, retiring in October 1976.
Dr. Michael Joseph Anuta, friend and generous supporter from Marinette, Wisc., and White Bear Lake, Minn., died Sept. 9, 2004, at the age of 103. His wife, Mrs. Marianne Anuta, age 101, passed away Nov. 18, 2004. Dr. and Mrs. Anuta planned for Alma College in their estate plans. He received an honorary Doctor of Law (LLD) degree from Alma in 1960. Among their survivors are nephews Jared Fritz '01 and Justin Fritz '02.
Mrs. Jean Fyfe Baird, Dean of Women 1947-50 and Professor of English 1945-51, died Dec. 27, 2003, in Tawas. She was formerly from Wichita, Kansas. Among her survivors is her brother, Frederick Fyfe '49.
Mr. Harold J. Cook, former faculty member in the Business and Economics departments at Alma College 1940-43, died Dec. 19, 2004, in Alma. Among his survivors is his daughter, Nancy Cook Stringer '66.
Mr. Melvin Lievense, friend and generous supporter, died Oct. 9, 2004, in Kalamazoo. Among his survivors are sons, Richard '75, William '70, and Robert '67, and daughter-in-law, Marcia Melangton Lievense '75. Memorials are designated for the Melvin and Carlie G. Lievense Endowed Scholarship Fund established in 1995 at the death of his wife, Mrs. Carlie Lievense.
Mrs. Mary Glenna Malpass, friend and generous supporter, died Nov. 10, 2004, in East Jordan. Among her survivors are her daughters, Suzanne Malpass Rogers '66 and Julia Malpass '71, and her son, William E. Malpass Jr. '64. She was predeceased by her husband, William E. Malpass Sr., in 1992. Mr. and Mrs. Malpass established the Malpass Endowed Scholarship at Alma College.
Mrs. Florence A. Temple, friend and generous supporter, died Oct. 1, 2004, in Northville. Mrs. Temple established a scholarship in memory of her daughter, Pamela Temple '78, who passed away in the 1970s.