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Professor emeritus Lloyd Gunderson '53 dies

By David Gonnerman '90
July 6, 2010

Lloyd Gunderson '53, professor emeritus of classics, died July 4, at his home in Northfield. He was 78. A memorial service will be held in Northfield Friday, July 9, at 2 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church.

"He was a complex person who had a love of many things," Provost and Dean of St. Olaf James May told the Star Tribune. "He relished the challenge presented by [classics], and students responded in a positive way." Gunderson joined the St. Olaf faculty in 1967 and retired in 1994.

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