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In Memoriam

Washburn Law mourns the passing of the following alumni whose deaths were reported to the school between January 1 2021 and March 31, 2021.

  • The Honorable James J. Noone, '47, Park City, Kansas, on January 14, 2021, at age 99
  • Jack Glaves, '50, Tucson, Arizona, on March 2, 2021, at age 93
  • Orville J. Cole, '51, Garnett, Kansas, on November 7, 2020, at age 92
  • Lester L. Banks, '54, Wichita, on December 22, 2020, at age 91
  • Louis F. Eisenbarth, '54, Topeka, on February 18, 2021, at age 96
  • John R. Blair, '57, Rancho Mirage, California, on January 26, 2021, at age 92
  • Terrence S. Leek, '65, Phoenix, Arizona, on February 18, 2021, at age 81
  • Ross R. Freeman, '67, Topeka, on March 4, 2021, at age 81
  • Clarence E. Koch, '67, Wichita, on March 10, 2021, at age 81
  • Kent Hollins, '70, Topeka, on January 17, 2021, at age 76
  • Laurence R. Hollis, '72, Wichita, on March 10, 2021, at age 77
  • Harold W. Powers, '74, Leawood, Kansas, on January 3, 2021, at age 72
  • George W. Stafford, '75, Bethesda, Maryland, on February 24, 2021, at age 70
  • Richard A. Johnson, '76, Valley Falls, Kansas, on March 4, 2021, at age 69
  • Ronald P. Williams, '77, Wichita, on January 4, 2021, at age 73
  • Donald R. Snapp, '78, Newton, Kansas, on January 15, 2021, at age 68
  • Reverend Michael F. Blevins, '80, Tigard, Oregon, on February 14, 2021, at age 66
  • David A. Williams, '81, Wichita, on January 29, 2021, at age 69
  • Joseph P. Anthony, '83, Bourbonnais, Illinois, on January 2, 2021, at age 62 
  • Susan J. Tannenwald-Miringoff, '85, Scottsdale, Arizona, on May 3, 2017, at age 63
  • Lee E. Velasquez, '90, Henderson, Kansas, on January 14, 2021, at age 61
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  • The Honorable James J. Noone, '47, Park City, Kansas, on January 14, 2021, at age 99
  • Jack Glaves, '50, Tucson, Arizona, on March 2, 2021, at age 93
  • Orville J. Cole, '51, Garnett, Kansas, on November 7, 2020, at age 92
  • Lester L. Banks, '54, Wichita, on December 22, 2020, at age 91
  • Louis F. Eisenbarth, '54, Topeka, on February 18, 2021, at age 96
  • John R. Blair, '57, Rancho Mirage, California, on January 26, 2021, at age 92
  • Terrence S. Leek, '65, Phoenix, Arizona, on February 18, 2021, at age 81
  • Ross R. Freeman, '67, Topeka, on March 4, 2021, at age 81
  • Clarence E. Koch, '67, Wichita, on March 10, 2021, at age 81
  • Laurence R. Hollis, '72, Wichita, on March 10, 2021, at age 77
  • George W. Stafford, '75, Bethesda, Maryland, on February 24, 2021, at age 70
  • Richard A. Johnson, '76, Valley Falls, Kansas, on March 4, 2021, at age 69
  • Reverend Michael F. Blevins, '80, Tigard, Oregon, on February 14, 2021, at age 66
  • David A. Williams, '81, Wichita, on January 29, 2021, at age 69
  • Susan J. Tannenwald-Miringoff, '85, Scottsdale, Arizona, on May 3, 2017, at age 63
  • Lee E. Velasquez, '90, Henderson, Kansas, on January 14, 2021, at age 61