Among his many achievements, he served as a Foreign Service officer for the U.S. Information Agency for 10 years, a state representative for four years, and taught political science at St. Thomas in the 1970s. After retiring he co-founded the Germanic Genealogy Society and the multinational Federation of East European Family History Societies.
He was the first in his family to graduate from St. Thomas, and the father-in-law of Phil Hoeppner, Alumni and Constituent Relations.
He was the brother of Talia Nadir, O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library.
She was the sister of Jerry Sweeney, who works in Catering, Dining Services.
He was the brother of Father John Malone, vice president for mission.
He was the son of Dr. Fred Zimmerman, professor emeritus of engineering at the University of St. Thomas.
He was the father of Kellie Ring, a senior and starting guard on the St. Thomas women’s basketball team.
He was the brother of Margaret Brandes, Department of Campus Life.
Resources are available to St. Thomas students, faculty and staff in need of emotional support after Friday's tragedy.
He was the father of Maureen Murphy, Opus College of Business.
She was the mother of Associate Professor Laura Dunham and mother-in-law of Associate Professor John McVea, Opus College of Business.
A memorial mass will be held at 7 p.m. Monday in the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas for student Mark Langdon.
She was the mother-in-law of Lisa Haberstroh, Child Development Center.
He was an IRT employee and grandson of Linda Halverson, Administrative Services.
He served on the committee to bring the American Museum of Asmat Art collection to St. Thomas.
She was the mother of Joseph T. Bork, Opus College of Business.
A former St. Thomas employee who worked for many years in the Registrar’s Office, she was well-known and much-loved by students, faculty and staff.
Tanner Pap was the brother of Jordan Pap ’12.
She was the sister of David Jenkins, director of liturgical music at the St. Paul Seminary School of Divinity.
He is in critical condition after emergency surgery last week. He is the father of Mark Peterson '80 and grandfather of Carolyn Connelly '11.
For 37 years the Green Bay, Wis., native primarily taught American literature, including the novel since Word War II. He served under three university presidents, and also coached tennis.
He was a 1967 graduate of the College of St. Thomas and the father of Dr. Michael Winter, Department of Philosophy.
He was the brother of Faith Bonitz, interlibrary loan coordinator in O’Shaughnessy-Frey Library, and father of Jonathan Mulinix, who attended the University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Dr. Paul Schons, a member of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages and professor of German, died Sunday, Oct. 21, after being diagnosed with stage IV metastatic melanoma earlier this year. Schons was the most senior faculty member of the College of Arts and Sciences. He began teaching in 1967, five years after graduating from the College of St. Thomas.
Antonio Bernardi, a Twin Cities real estate developer whose gift led to the establishment of St. Thomas' Bernardi Campus in Rome, Italy, died earlier this month.