H. Dean Watkins, 64, of Monroeton, Pa., died Dec. 9, 2000.
He was a former assistant swimming coach at the University.
Robert Allen Rutland, 78, of Tulsa, Okla., died Dec. 30.
He was a U.Va. history faculty member from 1971 until 1987 and
editor of the Papers of James Madison from 1971 until 1986. Nine
volumes were published under his supervision, in addition to many
other books of his own writing.
Dr. Victor F. Marshall, 87, died Jan. 5. He earned undergraduate
and medical degrees at the University, and after a distinguished
academic career, returned to Charlottesville and served as a consultant
to the urology department at the U.Va. Health Sciences Center.
Blanche M. Smith, 64, of Charlottesville died Jan. 6. She
retired after 36 years of service with the labor and delivery
unit at the Medical Center.
B. Norton, 73, of Charlottesville died Jan. 9. She retired
in 1994 after 32 years of service with the University's Judge
Advocate General School.
Jacob B. Shotwell Sr., 75, of Charlottesville, died Jan.
12. He was formerly a member of the U.Va. Police Department assigned
to the Judge Advocate General School.
Lois Simpson Mothes, 79, of Atlanta, died Jan. 14. She
was formerly an employee of a U.Va. medical research laboratory.
Wyatt J. Barber, 57, of Charlottesville, died Jan. 14.
He was a retired employee of the Medical Center.
Dr. Benjamin H. Word Jr., 76, of Albemarle County, died
Jan. 15. The recipient of bachelor's, master's and medical degrees
from U.Va., he was also a medical resident at University Hospital.
He later was also an active volunteer with the U.Va. Medical Alumni
Geraldine F. Swingler, 78, of Charlottesville, died Jan.
16. She was a former University employee.
Oscar L. "Toots" Ragland, 98, of Charlottesville, died
Jan. 16. He retired from the University Medical Center after 52
years of service.
Jynetta M. Tomlin of Charlottesville died Jan. 18. She
was a retired employee of the University Medical Center. € Charles
N. Trader, 76, of Charlottesville, died Jan. 21. He retired as
a lab technician at the University.