Obituaries - September 2012
ASHRAE predecessor societies: ASHVE, the American Society of Heating and Ventilating Engineers; ASRE, The American Society of Refrigerating Engineers; ASHAE, the American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.
Member; Main Rawalpindi Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan; joined ASHRAE in 2010.
41; Associate Member; 302 Georgia St. N., Steves Point, Wis., 54481; joined ASHRAE in 2009.
Don E. Collier
81; Life Member; 6420 Sun Ridge Drive, Waynesville, Ohio, 45068; joined ASHRAE in 1968.
Mario Costantino, Ph.D.
88; Fellow Life Member; Residenz Cherchi 111, Segrate 20090, Italy; joined ASHRAE in 1961. He was involved with the HVAC&R Research Journal and is a former member of the Innovative Research Ideas Committee. He also helped further the relationship between ASHRAE and the Italian Association of Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration (AiCARR), an ASHRAE Associate Society. He was president of AiCARR for two terms from 1984 to 1989, president of REHVA (the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Associations) from 1982-84 and oversaw promotion of the CLIMA 2000 program and Congress (Milano 1975, and Napoli 2001 in Italy). He was awarded a Distinguished 5-Year- Member Award in June 2012 and the John F. James Intentional Award in 1988.
Phillip C. Harris
56; Member; 127 Nationwide Drive, Lynchburg, Va., 24502; joined ASHRAE in 1983.
Clifford S. Howard
72; Life Member; 35 The Fairway, Wembley, Middlesex, HA0 3LJ, United Kingdom; joined ASHRAE in 1967.
Syed Nasir Husain
96; Life Member; 1st Floor Qazi House Plot, Gulshan-E-Iqbal, 75300, Karachi, Pakistan; joined ASHRAE in 1966.
Brian K. Jordan
44; Associate Member; 1777 Amsterdam Ave., Schenectady, N.Y., 12303; joined ASHRAE in 2000.
Melvin H. Klingher
87; Life Member; 11571 Briarwood Circle, Apartment 1, Boyton Beach, Fla., 33437; joined ASHVE in 1956.
77; Life Member; 1841 Stoney Hill Drive, Hudson, Ohio, 44236; joined ASHRAE in 1972. He was a member of the Standard 146 committee, Method of Testing and Rating Pool Heaters, TC 6.5, Radiant Heating, and Cooling, and TC 6.6 Service Water Heating Systems.
James Samuel Linzell
82; Life Member; 241 E. Hinman Ave., Columbus, Ohio, 43207; joined ASHRAE in 1959.
77; Life Member; 948 Baycrest Drive, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7G 1N8, Canada; joined ASHRAE in 1968.
Chandra D. Madan
74; Life Member; 7808 Sailors Lane, Indianapolis, Ind., 46254; joined ASHRAE in 1968.
Harold B. McCabe
78; Life Member; 423 Pleasant St. Apartment 111, Truro, Nova Scotia, B2N 3T5, Canada; joined ASHRAE in 1969.
Albert E. Merryfull
97; Life Member; P.O. Box 487, Torens Park, South Australia 5062 Australia; joined ASRE in 1941.
Gurdon R. Munger
87; Fellow Life Member; 63839 E. Orangewood Lane, Tucson, Ariz., 85739; joined ASRE in 1951. He served as technical secretary of ASRE from 1952 to 1955, working closely with the General Technical Committee and with the editorial board of the Refrigerating Data Books. He also served on the Publications Committee, TC 1.7, Operation and Maintenance Management, and TC 6.4, In Space Convection Heating. While a student at California Polytechnic Institute, he served as president of the Air Conditioning Club and was instrumental in obtaining accreditation of the institution from ASRE. He received a Distinguished 50-Year Member Award in 2001 and a Distinguished Service Award in 1970.
Thomas H. Watts
95; Life Member; 315 N. La Grange Road, Apartment 247, La Grange Park, Ill., 60526; joined in 1953.