1960's In Memoriam: Alumni

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 University Graduate School of Business Administration alumnus in 1978. As a distinguished Air Force ROTC graduate, he went on to serve in the U.S. Air Force and the D.C. Air National Guard. He retired as a full colonel judge advocate in 1997. He retired as an attorney from the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. During his freshman year at Howard, he met his future wife, Freddie Lilly. They were married in 1967. He became a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. while at Howard.

Arthur Anderson, B.S. 1961, died Sept. 26, 2017. After graduating from Howard, he went on to earn a master’s degree from American University in 1963. He worked for IBM until his retirement in 1990. He was 85.




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