Obituaries - February 2013
Paul. A. Bourquin
91; Fellow Life Member; Pleasantville, N.Y., 10570; joined ASHVE in 1949. From 1966–75, he served at the Society level on the Standards Committee, the Nominating Committee, the Membership Committee and the Financial and Technical Outreach Committee. He also was very active in the New York Chapter, serving as president in 1963–64 and giving lectures on codes, standards, valves and piping materials. He also is a co-author of the ASHRAE Handbook chapter on pipe tubes and fittings. He was the recipient of a Distinguished Service Award in 1998 and a Distinguished 50-Year Member Award in 1999.
Griffith C. Burr Jr.
80; Fellow Life Member Memphis, Tenn., 38117; joined ASHRAE in 1978. His ASHRAE service includes the Special Publications Committee, of which he served as the chair of the Pocket Guide subcommittee, and several technical committees. He received a Distinguished 50-Year Member Award in 2010.
85; Life Member; Bologna, Italy, 40137; joined ASRE in 1956.
Daniel C. Raiche
88; Life Member; Cranston, R.I., 02910; joined ASHVE in 1958.
Robert O. Smith
89; Life Member; Newton, Mass., 02461; joined ASHRAE in 1975.