The class of 1945's Katharine Knipe Shirk died July 12th, 2009. She studied sociology at Dickinson. Emma Cowell Slocum '37, an English major who taught music in public-school, died November 7th. Five days later, Barbara Kahn '38 passed away. Barbara worked in health services after studying biology at Dickinson. From the class of 1940, Barbara Kirkpatrick Stroup died December 3rd.
She taught for 30 years in Gettysburg at James Gettys Elementary
School. On December 17th, Kristen Meyer of the class of 2000 passed
away. She double-majored in psychology and religion. On January 9th, 2010, Marian Rickenbaugh Sweet '39, a co-founder of Little Folks Preschool, Attleboro Garden Club, and Bearcroft Swim Club, passed away.