In Memoriam

Remembering fallen alumni.

Willie Pearl (Kelker) Porter, DIP.N. 1936, died March 15, 2017. After graduating from Howard, she became a registered nurse and public health nurse. She was appointed supervisor of nurses at the...

Harry E. Lanauze, B.S. 1951, died May 7, 2017. He was one of the estimated 100 Tuskegee airmen from the Pittsburg region in the 332nd Group in the U.S. Army Air Corps known as the Red Tails for...

James Peaco, B.A. 1965, J.D. 1968, died August 4, 2016. After graduating from Howard, he became a member of the District of Columbia Bar by written examination in 1969. He also became a Harvard...

Shirley Itensil Wilson, M.A. 1972, D.S.W. 1996, died October 19, 2017. After graduating from Howard, she became a professor emeritus of Delaware State University, adjunct professor at Howard......

William J. Taggart, B.B.A. 1984, died June 8, 2017. After graduating from Howard, he held numerous leadership positions as a business executive in Atlanta, Georgia. Most recently, he had been...

Magaly Cano Maldonado, B.B.A. 2007, died December 31, 2017. After graduating from Howard, she worked for many years as a manager for Discover Financial Services. Cano Maldonado joined the Alpha...

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