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  • Marcelino Mata Robles

    March 14, 2018

    It is with great sadness we announce the death of Marcelino Mata Robles, former longtime Trinity University groundskeeper and equipment operator. He died Monday, March 12 at age 75.

    Robles began as a groundskeeper in March 1994 and moved...Read more

  • Guadalupe Hernandez

    February 14, 2018

    Guadalupe  (Lupe) Hernandez, former assistant director of financial aid, died Jan. 31, 2018. She was 81.

    Lupe retired from Trinity in 2002 after 25 years of dedicated service to the financial aid office. She began her employment with...Read more

  • Rick Roberts

    January 31, 2018

    It is with a heavy heart that we share the news that Rick Roberts, former Assistant Vice President for University Advancement, died. Rick passed away Monday morning after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was 57.

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  • Darryl Waldron

    January 03, 2018

    It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Darryl Waldron, professor of business administration at Trinity University. He died Tuesday, Dec. 19 following a brief illness.​

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  • Darwin E. Peek

    August 16, 2017

    Darwin E. Peek, former professor of mathematics, died Aug. 11, 2017 in McKinney, Texas. He was 76.

    Peek served on the Trinity faculty for 36 years, teaching arithmetic and mathematics from 1966 until his retirement in 1999. He also taught...Read more

  • J. Richard Jones

    July 20, 2017

    J. Richard Jones, professor emeritus and the former George R. Brown Distinguished Professor of Business Administration, died May 17 in San Antonio. He was 76 years old.

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  • Harold D. Murray

    June 27, 2017

    Harold D. Murray, professor emeritus of biology, died Thursday, June 22. He was 86.

    During his years at Trinity, he was a popular teacher, respected administrator, and productive scholar.

    A small-town Kansas native, Murray received...Read more

  • James D. Caldwell

    May 02, 2017

    The Rev. Dr. James D. Caldwell, former director of Planned Giving, died April 26, 2017.

    Caldwell served as Trinity's first full-time director to develop support for the University primarily through estate and planned gifts. He served in...Read more

  • Gerald N. Pitts

    January 05, 2017

    Gerald N. Pitts, professor emeritus of Computer Science, died on Dec. 23, 2016 following a courageous battle with leukemia.

    Pitts joined the Trinity faculty in 1981 and served for many years as the chair of the computer science department...Read more

  • Robert "Bob" Tiemann

    January 05, 2017

    Robert "Bob" Tiemann, professor emeritus of Art, died Dec. 29, 2016, in Odessa, Texas. He was 81.

    Tiemann joined the Trinity faculty in 1965, teaching studio art and art history. He was appointed chair of the art department in 1982, and...Read more

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