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Obituaries 2024

We are sad to report the passing of LSE alumni and staff in 2024. Alumni are listed in alphabetical order in the decade they received their first degree at LSE. Where available, we have included a link to online obituaries. 

1959 and earlier

Sir Anthony Battishill GCB, Bsc Economics 1958
Trevor Cyril Fenemore-Jones, BSc 1952
William J Jordan, BSc 1959
Hella Pick, BSc Government 1947, Obituary
Dr Philip Wayland Porter, PhD 1957, Obituary
Edith M Riley,
BA Geography 1943, Obituary
Cerdic A Warrillow, BSc Government 1958


Dr Roy Battersby, PhD 1960, Obituary
Roy M Trinder, BSc Economics 1963


Honorable Judge Thomas M Ammons III, LLM Law 1970, Obituary
Donald Dinan,
LLM Law 1975
Brian M Mitchell,
LLM Law 1977
Dorothy E Pettitt, DIP Social Work Studies 1971
Abu K Shuluwa,
DIP Social Planning 1976, Obituary
John A Zylinski, 
BSc 1974, Obituary


Pauline Tobine, MSc Industrial Relations 1982
Robert EJ Watkins, BSc Government 1987, Obituary


Major David A Brockhurst, LLB Law 1994
Dr Richard E Caruso,
MPhil Industrial Relations 1990
Asli Girgin (née Kaymakçalan), MSc Politics of the World Economy 1995, Obituary, Picture
Beatriz P K Meldrum, LLM Law 1997
Daniel Navarro, MSc International Relations 1993
Caroline M Welch, BSc Industrial Relations 1991, MSc Industrial Relations 1993



 Richard T Heafield, BSc Sociology 2011, Obituary




 Professor Francis R Bridge, Obituary