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  • Debra Lynn Kimbell

    April 17, 2019

    Longtime Trinity staff member Debra Lynn Kimbell died on April 9, 2019 at the age of 69. Kimbell joined the Trinity University staff in 1977 and served as building supervisor for the Coates Student (then-University) Center until she retired in...Read more

  • Flora C. Crichton

    March 12, 2019

    Flora Cameron Crichton, Trustee Emerita and generous Trinity benefactor, died on March 2, 2019. The prominent San Antonio philanthropist, civic and business leader, and national Republican volunteer was 94.

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  • Abram "June" Dominguez

    February 22, 2019

    Abram “June” Dominguez passed away on Feb. 15, 2019, at the age of 78. Dominguez spent more than half a century serving Trinity University as part of the physical plant staff, beautifying the campus.  

    Initially beginning his work at...Read more

  • David Y. Burkett

    February 21, 2019

    David Y. (Dave) Burkett, former Trinity staff and faculty member died peacefully with his beloved wife, Lynnell, at his side on Nov. 4, 2018, following a long illness.   

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  • Trinity Remembers Trustee Emeritus Baker Duncan

    January 24, 2019

    Trinity University Trustee Emeritus, San Antonio businessman, and philanthropist Baker Duncan passed away on Jan. 16, 2019, at the age of 91. His beloved wife, Sally Witt Duncan, passed away on Jan. 24, 2019.

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  • Melanie Rush Davis

    November 26, 2018

    Melanie Rush Davis, who taught photography at Trinity as an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Art and Art History for seven years, died on Nov. 12, 2018, after a more than two year battle with brain cancer. She was 63.

    Davis was...Read more

  • Phoebe T. Lindholm

    November 02, 2018

    Phoebe T. Lindholm, retired professor of mathematics, died on Sept. 16, 2018. She was 81.

    Lindholm taught at Trinity for 30 years, retiring in 1999. She was born in Boston, Mass., on Aug. 9, 1937. She attended St. Mary’s Hall in San...Read more

  • Fred Dorner

    November 01, 2018

    Fred Dorner, former professor at Trinity’s School of Business, died on Monday, July 23, 2018. He was 74. Dorner, who specialized in statistics and operation research or quantitative methods, is fondly remembered by his co-workers as a quiet,...Read more

  • George C. "Tim" Hixon

    July 20, 2018

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of longtime Trinity Trustee, friend, and supporter George C. “Tim” Hixon '64. Hixon's success as a businessman was surpassed only by his acts of goodwill and charity, of which Trinity was a...Read more

  • Theresa G. Wilson

    May 07, 2018

    Theresa Georgia Wilson, longtime member of Trinity University’s Business Office, died May 1. She was 94.​

    Wilson graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School and attended Trinity, where she worked as an accountant in the business office for...Read more

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