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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 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
  • Stan Brennan, BA 1972
  • 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

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

The obituaries below were published in 2018

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