“Stand With Me Here Upon the Terrace.”
We fondly recall friends who are now living “Where it’s always 1895.”
Listings are in reverse chronological order. Corrections to this page are welcome.
Additions—alas!—are not so welcome, but will be faithfully chronicled.
Robert Fleissner, 84, on 25 April 2017. Bob was a distinguished scholar of English Literature, the author of such books as Dickens and Shakespeare (1965), and Shakespeare, Religion, and Beyond (2010), as well as more than 250 learned articles. He was Professor Emeritus (retired) of English at Central State University, and attended the very ﬁrst Holmes/Doyle Symposium in 1981, which was jointly sponsored by Central State and nearby Wright State Universities. He attended and spoke regularly at the event thereafter, until his health began to decline.
Kent Ross, 74, on 22 March 2016. In addition to being a member of THE AGRA TREASURERS, Kent was a Founding Member of The Association of Southern Sherlockians.
Nancy van Atta, 59, on 18 March 2015, of early-onset Parkinson’s Disease.
Johanna Columbro, 64, on 16 November 2014, of Cancer. Jo was our original Webmistress.
Morton Ohlbaum, 82, on 24 April 2012. Mort will always be remembered for the paper he delivered on the history of air guns, and their role in the Canon.
Daniel Gebhart, 68, on 26 December 2011.
Charles Morris II, 63, on 15 November 2005, of injuries suffered from an automobile accident.