Development & Alumni Relations Office 

If you would like to submit an obituary for a Queen's graduate, or a former member of University staff, please send it to alumni@qub.ac.uk

The following obituaries and appreciations have been supplied by family members, friends or associates of the deceased since 01 January 2021, and are published in good faith:

 

 

 

We have also been advised of the passing of the following graduates and former staff members since 1 January 2021:

  • Dr David Dixon, MB BCh BAO 1964
  • Monsignor Colm McCaughan, BA 1950
  • William Patterson, BSc 1975
  • Veronica Hegarty, BA 1968
  • Annie Fowler, BA 1952
  • Elizabeth McClean, BA 1954
  • Dr John Caskey, MB BCh BAO 1955
  • Professor Emeritus Derrick Crothers, PhD 1966
  • Dr Colin Tindall (lecturer 1968 - 2004)
  • Ronald Caves, BSc 1951
  • Thomas Quail, BSc 1957
  • Priscilla Johnston, BA 1951
  • Andrew Logan, BSc 1985

The following obituaries and appreciations have been supplied by family members, friends or associates of the deceased since 01 January 2020, and are published in good faith:

 

We have also been advised of the passing of the following graduates and former staff members since 1 January 2020:

  • Samuel Woodside, BSc 1974
  • Dr Edison Sinanan, MB MCh BAO 1953
  • Malachy McRoe, BA 2018, MA 2019
  • John McNamee, BSc 1961
  • Margaret Russell, BA 1951
  • Lillian Curran (nee Cole), BA 1951
  • Rachel Hamilton-Smith, BA 1951
  • Judith Clegg, BA 1972
  • Henry (Harry) Carmichael, BA 1957
  • Reginald McBride, BSc 1954, MSc 1963
  • Siobhan McQuade, BEd 1986
  • Helen Campbell, BSc 1967
  • Helen Todd, BSc 1945
  • Stephen McKenna, BA 1964
  • Robert Forsythe, BSc 1953
  • Julia Kilpatrick, BComSc 1946
  • Sara Coulbeck, BA 1971, PGCE 1972
  • Oliver Kieran, BSc 1973
  • Ernest Wilson, BSc 1971
  • Dr Thomas Johnston, MB BCh BAO 1947
  • Samuel Henry Hinds, BSc 1950
  • John McMahon, BA 1952
  • John B Molloy, LLB 1945
  • Rev Desmond Curran, LLB 1951
  • Dr Jane Welsh (nee Caldwell), MB BCh BAO 1949
  • Adelaide King, BA 1966
  • Thomas Forsythe, BSc 1951
  • Dr Gerald Wilson Black, MB BCh BAO 1949, PhD 1959
  • John Nesbitt, BA 1948
  • Charles Terence Flanagan, MTh 2005
  • Tracey Gracey, UG Cert 2005
  • Dr David McMahon, BSc 1953, PhD 1956
  • Terence MacDermott, BSc (ECON) 1959
  • Sylvia Girvan (nee Dowds) BA 1948
  • William (Sandy) Roy, BSc 1969
  • Peter McPolin, BSc 1978
  • Dr Basil McNamee, MB, BCh BAO 1962
  • Dr Richard Ivens, BA 1973, PhD 1981
  • William Desmond Linton, BSc 1955
  • Walter Gordon Wheeler
  • WH McRobert, BA 1967
  • Colin Watson, BSc 1971
  • Dr Peter Newbould, BSc 1953, BAgr 1954
  • Francis Quail, DIP-ED 2000
  • Dr John Johnston, MB BCh BAO 1967
  • Dr Kenneth Maguire, MB BCh BAO 1954
  • Annette McKee, BA 1959
  • Columba Canavan, BSc 1954
  • Robert (Steve) Wynne, BA 1961
  • Kathleen (Chris) Lowry, BA 1974
  • Adam Finlay, BSc 1970
  • Jonathan Gibson, BSc 1988
  • Maureen Thompson, BA 1953
  • Dr Maurice Burrows, MB BCH BAO 1949
  • Wisnom Martin, BSc 1972
  • Sabina Doll, BSc 2011
  • Joe McAlinden, BSc 1980
  • Dr Geoffrey Nesbitt, MB BCh BAO 1979
  • John Smyth, BSc 1961
  • Wilfred Hichens, BSc 1974
  • John M Donaldson, BTh 2007
  • Timothy Haffield, BSc 1986
  • Samuel Hill, BAgr 1946
  • Elisabeth Ferguson, BA 1962
  • Dr James Leslie, BSc 1956, PhD 1959
  • Sylvia Elliott, BA 1979
  • Dr Sarah Donald, PhD 1988
  • Dr Peter Savill, PhD 1977 
  • Muriel Dickson, BSc 1944
  • James Adams, BA 1956
  • Joanne Irwin, BEd 1994
  • David Beggs, BSc (ECON) 1955
  • Paul Brannigan, BSc 1978
  • Kenneth Jeffers, BSc (ECON) 1967
  • Barbara Sim, BA 1979
  • Frances Buchanan, LLB 1972
  • Robert (Ervine) Glenny, BSc 1945
  • David Nicholson, BA 1975, DIP-ED 1976
  • Sheila Callaghan, MA 1982
  • Peter Glover, BSc 1966
  • Rodney Curry, MPhil 1964
  • Gary Bennett, BSc 1982
  • Damien Lavery, BEd 1982
  • Hazel Strawbridge, BSc 1989, PGCE 1990
  • Jonathan Bottomley, BA 1995
  • William Archer, BDS 1959
  • Patrick Fahy, LLB 1967
  • Danielle Newell, BSCNS 2011
  • Dr Stafford Dobbin, MB BCh BAO 1967
  • Dr Francis Duffin, MSc 1968, PhD 1974
  • Eric Glover, BA 1963
  • Mary Campbell, BA 1983
  • Dr Charles (Derek) Phillips, MB BCh BAO 1956
  • Brendan Glackin, BSc 1993
  • Robert Scott, BA 1962
  • Irene McStay, BA 1956
  • Roger Arndell, LLB 1959
  • Irena St John-Brooks, BA 1969
  • Andrew Aicken, BSc 1961
  • Jean Lowe, BA 1954
  • Desmond Deehan, MSc 1971
  • Margaret Chester, BSc 1958
  • Kendrick Jackson, MEd 1989
  • Dr Harden Carter, BSc 1970, MB BCh BAO 1973
  • Dr Thomas Graham, MB BCh BAO 1965
  • Daphne Molyneaux, BSc 1946
  • Marshall McKee, BSc 1975
  • William Boyd, BDS 1962
  • Professor Howard Platt, PhD 1971
  • Ursula Burns, BConSc 1947, LLB 1950
  • Tomas MacArdgaill, BA 1979
  • Laurence Chambers, BSc (Econ) 1972
  • Malcolm Braidwood, BA 1984
  • Patricia Moore, BEd 1983
  • John Lightbody, BSc 1947
  • Elizabeth Kerr, BA 1955
  • John Kerr, BSc 1951
  • Sylvia Alexander, BSc 1987
  • Dr Kenneth (Brian) Sloan, MB BCh BAO 1955
  • Charles Faulkner, BSc 1970
  • Geoffrey Mason, BSc (ECON) 1970, DIP 1971
  • Priscilla Johnston, BA 1951
  • Dr Robert McIlrath, MB BCh BAO 1942
  • Olwen McIlrath, BSc 1947
  • Marie Donnell, BEd 1978, MA 1985
  • Cecil McNamee, BSc 1958
  • Albert Kelly, BSc 1964
  • George Forsythe, BA 1974
  • David Logan, BSc 1985
  • John Corfe, BDS 1968
  • Dr John Caskey, MB BCh BAO 1955
  • Dr Robert McGookin, PhD 1980
  • Gillian Larkiin, BEd 1987
  • James Keating, BA 1946
  • Dr Florence Thompson, MB BCh BAO 1953
  • Jeremy Porter, BSc 1958
  • Sally Kelso, BA 1962
  • John Workman, BSc 1958
  • Arthur (Milby) Gregg, BAgr 1955
  • Anthony Griffith, BSc 1957
  • Irene Griffith, BSc 1960
  • Angela Breen, BEd 1987
  • John Hanna, BSc (Econ) 1974
  • Dr Hugh O'Neill, PhD 1985
  • Sir John Graham, BS 1961
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  • The obituaries below were published in 2019
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 We have also been advised of the passing of the following graduates and former staff members since 1 January 2019:

  • Edna Irwin, MB BCh BAO 1954
  • John Montgomery, BCs (Econ) 1964, DIP-ED 1968, BEd 1981
  • Kathleen Stewart, BSc 1949
  • Roy Wilson, BEd 1981
  • Brian Larmour, BSc (Econ) 1949, MSc 1952
  • Francis Higgins, BSc 1959
  • Peter Mulholland, BA 1967, DIP-ED 1968
  • Margaret Telford, MSc 1978
  • Mary Topping, BSc 1965
  • Alan Reid, BA 1975, DIP-ED 1976
  • Eileen Wallace, BSc 1954
  • Liam O'Carroll, PhD 1970
  • Christine Ratcliff, BA 1972
  • Mary Delaney, BA 1999, BA 2001
  • Elizabeth McCann, BSc 1976
  • Ellen McKenna, BA 2004, MSSC 2008
  • Elizabeth Fullalove, BA 1991
  • John Nesbitt, LLB 1947
  • Margaret Brookes, BSc 1966
  • James Garrett, BA 1957
  • Howard Chamberlain, BSc 1942
  • George Kelso, BSc 1946
  • Albert Gregg, BSc 1955
  • Una Kane BA 2002
  • Elaine Richbell, BSc 1974
  • Gerard McGettrick, BSc (Econ) 1966
  • Isabella Kane, BEd 1977
  • Thomas Carson, BMus, 1951
  • Norbert Grace, BA 1950
  • Derek Hanna, BA 1950
  • Trevor Monson, BA 1975, DIP-ED 1976
  • Margaret O'Neill, BSc 1980
  • Crawford McKibben, BSc 1967, DIP-ED 1968
  • Christopher Hutchison, MPharm 2009
  • John Meikle, BS 1952
  • Sharon Fee, BA 2001
  • John Sedgwick, BSc 1971
  • Elizabeth McMullan, BA 1950
  • Stanley McDowell, BSc (Econ) 1970
  • Hayley Edwards, BSCNS 2010, BSCNS 2013
  • Patricia McLarnon, BEd 1985
  • Wesley Bell, MSc 1972
  • Rosemary Hughes, MB BCh BAO 1945
  • Robert Mulholland, BAgr 1950
  • Margaret Hall, BA 1953
  • Thomas Brown, BSc 1955
  • John Crawford, BSc 1965
  • James (Fergus) Ross, BSc 1951
  • Noel Thompson, MSSc 1975
  • Dr Rodney England, BSc 1956, MB BCh BAO 1959
  • Ciaran McKeown, BA 1966
  • Dr Thomas Carson, BSc 1952, PhD 1955
  • Gerald Ingram, BSc 1956
  • William Pielou, BSc 1950
  • Dr Ronald (Bryan) Cairns, PhD 1959
  • Nyonya Yahya, BSc 1970
  • William Heron, MB BCh BAO 1950

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