Dr. John Joseph Murphy
Dr. John Murphy, an honorary graduate of Memorial, former member of the Board of Regents and long-time mayor of the City of St. John’s, passed away Dec. 15, 2010, aged 88. He received an honorary doctor of laws degree at spring convocation 2005.
Harriett Roberta (Robbie) Thomas
Robbie Thomas, who worked in the Maritime History Archive for many years, passed peacefully away at The Victoria General site at the QE II Health Sciences Centre in Halifax, N. S., Dec. 31, 2010.