ObituariesGilbert (Gil) Chafe
Passed suddenly away surrounded by his loving family at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital on Friday, March 6, Gil Chafe, a retired employee of Memorial.
Robert H. (Bob) Morrow
Robert H. (Bob) Morrow passed away at his home in Grand Falls-Windsor on Feb. 21 at the age of 81. Bob retired from his own business, Morrow Nurseries, in 2000. He started the business in 1949. From 1977 to 1983, Mr. Morrow served two terms on Memorial’s Board of Regents.
The Hon. Justice Pleman Lloyd Soper
Judge Lloyd Soper passed away in St. John’s on March 6. Dr. Soper graduated from the former Memorial College (Parade Street campus) in 1940. He received an honorary doctor of laws degree at the special convocation for the official opening of the School of Fine Arts, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College, in October 1988, and was named Alumnus of the Year in 1995. Dr. Soper was a familiar face on the Corner Brook campus. His most public contribution to Sir Wilfred Grenfell College was the establishment of the Honourable P. Lloyd and Elizabeth Soper Scholarship in 1994.