Photograph: Alumna meeting with student.

In Memoriam

Washburn Law mourns the passing of the following alumni whose deaths were reported to the school between January 1, 2019, and December 31, 2019.

  • Myron L. Listrom, '51, Topeka, on August 14, 2019, at age 93
  • Paul A. McAlister, '52, Topeka, on September 16, 2019, at age 92
  • Charles D. Baxter, ’53, Dallas, Texas, on January 6, 2019, at age 89
  • Ralph L. Larson, '54, Topeka, on September 17, 2019, at age 94
  • John H. Shaffer, '54, Hutchinson, Kansas on June 24, 2019, at age 92
  • Richard F. Jones, '55, Olympia, Washington, on August 7, 2019, at age 88
  • Wright W. Crummett, ’57, Overland Park, Kansas, on June 1, 2019, at age 89
  • Ralph E. Skoog, '59, Topeka, on December 13, 2019, at age 89
  • John F. Gernon, '61, Hiawatha, Kansas, on September 10, 2019, at age 84
  • Gerald J. Letourneau, '62, Topeka, on December 13, 2019, at age 82
  • Joseph L. Nestor, ’62, Endicott, New York, on February 20, 2019, at age 84
  • David W. Craig, '63, Topeka, on December 4, 2019, at age 82
  • Robert L. Derstein, '64, Topeka, on August 3, 2019, at age 83
  • Mark D. Arthur, ’65, Russell, Kansas, on May 2, 2019, at age 79
  • Wilburn Dillon, '66, Topeka, on September 12, 2019, at age 79
  • Harold S. Beims, '68, Atwood, Kansas, on August 30, 2019, at age 80
  • George B. Engle, ’68, Westerville, Ohio, on November 17, 2019, at age 80
  • Marvin R. Baehr, ’69, Wichita, on May 9, 2019, at age 75
  • Clark C. Bradshaw, ’69, Leawood, Kansas, on February 25, 2019, at age 74
  • George E. Burket, '72, Kingman, Kansas, on October 31, 2019, at age 77
  • Terry L. Cobb, '72, Topeka, on July 2, 2019, at age 73
  • Richard L. Dickson, ’73, Wichita, on October 13, 2019, at age 71
  • The Hon. Terry L. Pullman, '78, Wichita, on November 27, 2019, at age 66
  • Timothy E. McCoy, '81, Tulsa, Oklahoma, on October 19, 2019, at age 65
  • Steven Rarrick, '87, Topeka, on December 27, 2019, at age 59
  • Kenton M. Hall, '88, Kansas City, Missouri, on July 27, 2019, at age 68
  • Richard D. Dinkel, ’98, Sharon Springs, Kansas, on January 9, 2019, at age 47
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