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Obituaries, February 2023

Obituaries, February 2023

From Insights, February 2023



Jim X. Borzym, P.E.

67; Life Member ASHRAE; Boulder, Colo.; joined ASHRAE in 1985. He was a member of TC 2.6, Sound and Vibration, as well as TG2.HVAC, Heating Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Security.


Scott D. Campbell, Ph.D., P.E.

60; Member ASHRAE; Cambridge, Mass.; joined ASHRAE in 2022. He served in the following positions:

  • Building Safety and Security Position Document Committee, Member
  • SSPC 90.1, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, Member
  • SSPC 90.2, Energy Efficient Design of Low-Rise Residential Buildings, Member
  • GPC 29, Chair
  • TC 2.7, Seismic, Wind and Flood Resistant Design, Member
  • TC 2.10, Resilience and Security, Vice Chair; Research Subcommittee Chair; Standards Subcommittee Chair
  • TG2.HVAC, Heating Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Security, Vice Chair; Research Subcommittee Chair; Standards Subcommittee Chair; Webmaster


Edward Carr, Jr., P.E.

99; Life Member ASHRAE; Magnolia, Texas; joined ASHRAE in 1971.


Arthur Esparza, P.E.

75; Life Member ASHRAE; Lowell, Mich.; joined ASHRAE in 1986.


Eugene N. Hadjisky

98; Life Member ASHRAE; Leland, Mich.; joined ASHRAE in 1961.


Randy R. McCoy, P.E.

76; Life Member ASHRAE; Mount Vernon, Ill.; joined ASHRAE in 1977.


Leonard J. O'Dell

98; Fellow/Life Member ASHRAE; Mesa, Ariz.; joined in 1955. He served as President and Historian for the Region VII, ASHRAE Louisville Chapter. He also served in the following positions:


  • Region VII CRC, Registration Chair
  • TC 5.4, Industrial Process Air Cleaning (Air Pollution Control), Webmaster; Chairman
  • Honors and Awards Committee, Member


He received the following awards:

  • ASHRAE Symposium Paper, 1988
  • Chapter Service Award, 2001
  • Regional Award of Merit, 2002
  • Distinguished Service Award, 2003
  • Distinguished 50-Year Member Award, 2005


Alfred Schroeder

94; Life Member ASHRAE; Long Island City, N.Y.; joined ASHRAE in 1984.


Richard M. Wolcott

86; Life Member ASHRAE; Dallas, Or.; joined ASHRAE in 1979.


Thomas P. Wutka

85; Life Member ASHRAE; North Granby, Conn.; joined ASHRAE in 1979. He served as Chair and as a consultant for the 90.1 Education and Outreach Oversight Committee.