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, 2020 and May 4, 2020.

  • Arvella D. Whitmore, ’46, Minneapolis, Minnesota, on March 13, 2020, at age 97
  • The Hon. Jan W. Leuenberger, ’61, Topeka, on April 13, 2020, at age 83
  • Edward B. Soule, ’65, Topeka, on April 23, 2020, at age 79
  • The Hon. Christel E. Marquardt, ’74, Topeka, on March 8, 2020, at age 84
  • Derek J. Shafer, ’75, Topeka, on April 1, 2020, at age 71
  • Charles B. Hill, ’77, Harriman, Tennessee, on April 12, 2020, at age 67
  • Robert A. Levy, ’83, Garden City, Kansas, on February 19, 2020, at age 66
  • Major Brian S. Banks, ’87, Clarksville,Tennessee, on September 13, 2019, at age 64
  • Rita J. Bicknell, ’95, Englewood, Florida, on April 24, 2020, at age 68
  • Nathan D. Leadstrom, ’01, Topeka, on February 26, 2020, at age 43

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