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Funeral service planned for Don Brackhahn

Posted by on April 4, 2019

Donald G. Brackhahn, former executive director of the Miner Alumni Association, died April 1. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Christ Episcopal Church at 1000 N. Main Street in Rolla.

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Passing of Don Brackhahn

Posted by on April 1, 2019

Donald G. Brackhahn, former executive director of the Miner Alumni Association, died Monday, April 1. He joined the S&T staff in 1985 and retired 2002. Brackhahn and his wife, Nancy, have been longtime supporters of S&T, the alumni association and Miner athletics. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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Memorial service planned for Dan Hickey

Posted by on March 28, 2019

Daniel “Dan” William Hickey, a former staff member, passed away March 24. He worked for University Police until retiring in 2013. He is survived by his wife, Debbie Hickey, assistant director of athletics at S&T. Visitation will be held Sunday, March 31, at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.

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Death of Dr. Nord Gale

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Dr. Nord Gale, the founding chair of the biological sciences department, passed away Friday, Feb. 1. Gale served Missouri S&T 32 years, retiring in 2000. A memorial service will be determined at a later date.

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Death of Chester Baker

Posted by on February 4, 2019

Chester Hugh Baker, 104, passed away Jan. 27 in Rolla. He is a 1955 civil engineering graduate of S&T (then known as the University of Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy). He worked at the U.S. Geological Survey in Rolla for more than 30 years, retiring in 1981. Baker is the namesake of the Chester and Evelyn Baker Greenhouse, located on the roof of the Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Building.

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Notice of student death

Posted by on January 2, 2019

Missouri S&T has received notification of the death of James Brandon Devlin, a junior mechanical engineering student from Monroe City, Missouri. He died Dec. 27 at the age of 21.

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Flags to fly at half-staff, Dec. 5 day of mourning

Posted by on December 3, 2018

By order of U.S. President Donald Trump, all flags at all public buildings and grounds will be flown at half-staff until Sunday, Dec. 30, in honor of former President George H.W. Bush, who died Nov. 30. Trump declared Wednesday, Dec. 5, as National Day of Mourning throughout the United States.

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Missouri S&T student dies in car accident

Posted by on November 30, 2018

544SharesSaad Alsaihan, 20, a freshman in petroleum engineering at Missouri S&T, died as a result of injuries sustained in a traffic accident on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. He was from Kuwait City, Kuwait. The accident occurred at 12:20 p.m. on Missouri Highway 72 approximately 4 miles east of Rolla. A passenger in Alsaihan’s vehicle, Almujaweb […]

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Celebration of Life planned for Joe Keeton

Posted by on October 19, 2018

A “Celebration of Life” service in the memory of Joe Keeton will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Gladstone Community Center in Gladstone, Missouri. Keeton was a former coach in the Missouri S&T athletic department and member of the Miner Athletic Hall of Fame. He passed away Friday, Oct. 5, at the age of 77.

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Memorial service for Dr. Mack Daily planned Aug. 3

Posted by on August 1, 2018

Dr. Madison McDonald “Mack” Daily Sr. of Rolla, professor emeritus of engineering management, passed away July 22. He was 86. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at the First United Methodist Church in Rolla. Beginning at 10 a.m., his family will receive friends prior to the service.

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