Crane, 78, died Aug. 10 at Memorial Medical Center,
Springfield. Crane joined the UI Office of the Dean of Students
in 1960. In 1964 he left the Urbana-Champaign campus and joined
the staff at UI’s Chicago campus. He became associate to
Anthea S. Fottler,
86, died Aug. 7 at Champaign County Nursing Home, Urbana. Fottler
worked at the UI for 38 years, retiring in 1989 as a secretary
IV in the College of Applied Life Studies. She returned to work
as extra help from 1990 to 1994.
Bonnie Beatrice Suycott Franks,
92, died Aug. 7 at her home in Philo. Franks was
a clerk typist III at the UI library for 19 years, retiring in
1980. Memorials: Zion Lutheran Church, or the Carle Foundation
Hospital Hospice Memorial Fund.
Julie Frichtl, 43,
died Aug. 7 at her Urbana home. Frichtl had been assistant director
of alumni relations and special events at the Alumni Association
since December 1999. Prior to joining the Alumni Association,
she worked as development associate for WILL-AM-FM-TV in the Division
of Broadcasting since 1993. Memorials: Carle Cancer Center, Attn:
Laura, 602 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801; or WILL-AM-FM-TV,
300 N. Goodwin Ave., MC-252.
Jerry Friend, 85,
died Aug. 10 at Heritage Nursing Center of Champaign. Friend retired
from the UI in 1980 as a building service worker for the Division
of Operation and Maintenance. He worked at the UI for nine years.
Donald W. Paden,
89, died Aug. 6 at Meadowbrook Healthcare Center, Clark-Lindsey
Village, Urbana. Paden served on the UI faculty as vice chairman
of the department of economics, director of the Center for Economic
Education, director of undergraduate studies and professor emeritus.
Memorials: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, c/o UI Foundation,
Harker Hall, 1305 Green St., MC-386, or the American Rhododendron
Society, 11 Pinecrest Drive, Fortune, CA 95540.
Marilyn Irene Thurber, 70,
died Aug. 16 at Provena Covenant Medical Center, Urbana. Thurber
worked at the UI for 18 years, retiring in 1994 as accounting
clerk for the UI Office of Business Affairs. She also worked as
extra help from 1994 to 1997. Memorials: Faith United Methodist
Delores B. “Dee” Wallace,
79, died Aug. 6 at West Chester Healthcare & Rehabilitation
Center, West Chester, Ohio. Wallace was a head librarian of the
UI Art and Architecture Library, retiring in 1987 as assistant
professor emerita of library administration. She worked at the
UI for 20 years. Memorials: Urbana Free Library.
Ricky Arthur Weinberg, 54,
died Aug. 7 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Weinberg was
chief pilot and head of the Professional Pilot Division at the
UI Institute of Aviation. He had worked at the institute for nearly
30 years. Memorials: Twin City Bible Church, Urbana, or to an
organization of the donor’s choice.