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{ fa rewe l l } J. RICHARD FENNELL BSP ’54, MS ’56, PHD J. Richard Fennell BSP ’54, MS ’56, PhD, devoted alumnus, longtime trustee, and generous philanthropist passed away on July 4. Dick, who resided in Weston and East Dennis, MA, and Palm Beach, FL, is survived by Shirley (Forest) Fennell, four daughters, and nine grandchildren. Dick received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, and his PhD at Purdue University. He worked at Johnson & 1920s Dora E. (Lurensky) Moger PhG ’29, July 28, 2004 1930s Matthew Seifer PhG ’30, January 5, 2012 Arthur W. Dodds PhG ’33, July 30, 2012 Samuel Mushlin PhG ’33, May 28, 2012 Paul Novak PhG ’34, April 3, 2009 1940s William H. Seaver BSP ’40, November 28, 2014 Marjory (Bradford) Smith DH ’41, December 9, 2014 Harold Koslow BSP ’43 II, June 16, 2015 Martha (Amalov) Harlan DH ’46, May 4, 2015 Ruthe J. (Finn) Cochran BSP ’48, June 24, 2015 Alfred J. Valcourt BSP ’49, November 28, 2014 1950s Neil E. Daggett BSP ’50, February 3, 2012 Raymond E. Naber BSP ’50, May 21, 2015

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Johnson, and later at McNeil Laboratories. In 1964, Dick purchased Moran Pharmaceuticals. In 1968, he transformed the business into Bioran Medical Laboratory, the largest independent clinical laboratory in New England, which he sold to Corning, Inc. in 1994. Dick’s business interests in the Cape Cod hospitality industry included Thompson’s Clam Bar, Snow Inn, Wychmere

Marjorie (Clark) Rockwell DH ’50, January 21, 2014 Wilfred K. Griffin BSP ’51, December 25, 2014 George C. Stover BSP ’51, May 17, 2014 James A. Donahue Jr. BSP ’52, June 29, 2015 Katherine S. (Barsamian) Krikorian BSP ’52, May 28, 2013 Jean J. Michaud BSP ’52, August 13, 2010 John W. “Jack” MacHardy BSP ’53, January 4, 2015 Irene A. (Chmura) Ziemba BSP ’53 (Hampden), July 24, 2013 J. Richard Fennell BSP ’54, MS ’56, PhD, July 4, 2015 Helene (Cabitt) Weiner DH ’54, June 25, 2014 Dorothy (Dowd) Angelone DH ’55, June 30, 2014 Gail (Demoranville) Green DH ’55, August 4, 2014 Alfred R. Marcolini BSP ’55, April 7, 2007 Michael P. Ryan BSP ’55, January 1, 2015 Joseph T. Wood BSP ’56, March 27, 2015 Robert H. Zaim BSP ’56, March 12, 2015

Harbor Club, Nick and Dick’s Ice Cream, the Harbor Watch Room, and Thompson’s Farm Market. Dick belonged to Phi Delta Chi and Rho Chi, and served as an MCPHS trustee for 20 years. Dick’s generous support inspired the creation of the John Richard Fennell Building, an eight-story facility housing offices, classrooms, residences, and a cafe. Dick was a Boston Symphony Orchestra and

Arthur L. Homer BSP ’58, March 2, 2015 Joseph F. Rebello BSP ’58, November 13, 2014 Robert J. Rocheleau BSP ’58, June 21, 2015 Joseph G. Turcotte BSP ’58, January 25, 2015 Paul R. Leroux BSP ’59, June 17, 2015 James P. O’Malley BSP ’59, December 14, 2014 1960s Louis E. Hemm BSP ’60 (Hampden), November 9, 2014 Gerald Murphy BSP ’60, March 6, 2015 Richard F. Weaver BSP ’60, April 17, 2012 Gerard M. Federici BSP ’62 (Hampden), January 24, 2013 Richard C. “Rick” Rafuse BSP ’62, December 25, 2014 Mary (Rowley) Cloke DH ’65, June 17, 2013 Joseph M. Theodore Jr. PhD ’65, April 10, 2015 William M. Bagley Jr. BSP ’66, March 13, 2015 John V. Doran BSP ’66, June 4, 2015

Museum of Fine Arts overseer, belonged to the Weston Golf Club, Eastward Ho! Country Club, and Dennis Yacht Club, as well as Club Colette and The Beach Club in Palm Beach.

Suzanne M. (Welburn) McEnaney BSP ’67, September 23, 2014 1970s Alphonse W. Charron BSP ’70, July 15, 2015 Robert F. Rizzo BSP ’70, April 17, 2015 Camille L. Gagne BSP ’72, December 20, 2014 Andrew K. Davis BSP ’73, March 29, 2015 Edward I. Ezedi BSP ’75, November 13, 2014 Mary K. Lescoe DH ’75, August 28, 2011 David C. Bailey BSP ’79 (Hampden), May 19, 2015 1980s Norman D. McLoon MS ’80, April 1, 2015 2000s Boxin Ou PhD ’00, May 13, 2015 Bridget D. (Coughlin) Gardner MSRA ’04, March 22, 2015 Joseph A. Emma III BSPM&M ’08, October 22, 2014 2010s Darcy E. Nientimp BSN ’12, February 13, 2015

MCPHS Bulletin Fall 2015  

A PUBLICATION FOR MCPHS UNIVERSITY ALUMNI AND FRIENDS