In Memoriam

In Memoriam Summer 2017

1940 Lee M. Wheless (NICO), High Point, N.C., Dec. 6. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a pilot in WWII, enlisting immediately…

In Memoriam Fall 2016

1947 James P. Mohr (NICO), Appleton, Wis., May 5. He was a Corpsman in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was awarded the WWII…

In Memoriam Summer 2016

1948 Ira Max Deal, NICO, Starbuck, Minn., Dec. 17. He served in the U.S. Marines from 1942-1945. He purchased an optometric practice in Mt….

In Memoriam Spring 2016

1947 Frank F. Sakamoto, MCO, Denver, Colo., Dec. 12. He practiced on Chicago’s north side for 50 years. During his career, he served as…

In Memoriam Fall 2015

1948 Bertram King, NICO, Franklin, Tenn., July 31. He was a World War II veteran. Morton (Bud) Saul Roth, NICO, Muncie, Ind., Aug. 18….

In Memoriam Summer 2015

1939 Frank “Doc” Norden, NICO, Waukon, Iowa, May 23. From 1943-46, he served in the U.S. Navy as the commanding officer of an ocean-going…

In Memoriam Spring 2015

1943 Marvin Bines, NICO, Milwaukee, June 28. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was commissioned as a second lieutenant….

In Memoriam Fall 2014

1939 John N. Schoen, NICO, Owatonna, Minn., May 30. He practiced optometry in Owatonna for 50 years, retiring in 1989. He was a member…

In Memoriam

1941 Howard Kooiker, NICO, Holland, Mich., May 4. Following graduation he served in the Army Air Corps, at the eye clinic at Scott Field,…