In Memoriam

We remember with fondness our departed MIT colleagues and friends. This In Memoriam listing contains the names of MIT faculty and staff who were confirmed deceased by Human Resources, MIT News, or family members. Names listed in red include a link to the individual's obituary, provided by friends or family. To report the death of or supply an obituary for faculty or staff, please email retirees.assoc@mit.edu.

The leaf icon that follows an individual's name indicates that a donation to the MIT Retirees Undergraduate Scholarship Fund was made in loving memory of the deceased.

Jack Barry
DAPER
November 26, 1999
Sumner B. Bartlett
Lincoln Laboratory
October 21, 2020
Anthony R. Basile
Graphic Arts
June 14, 2021
Joseph A. Bauer
Brain and Cognitive Sciences
April 27, 2020
Alan R. Beatrice
Laboratory for Nuclear Science
January 12, 2022
James M. Beaty
Lincoln Laboratory
September 23, 2021
Ulrich J. Becker
Physics
March 12, 2020
Janos M. Beer
Chemical Engineering
December 8, 2018
Julian Beinart
Architecture
October 13, 2020
Leon J. Belanger
Lincoln Laboratory
March 14, 2016
Monica B. Bell
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
November 21, 2019
Arline Benford
Chemical Engineering
August 15, 2019
Richard A. Bennett
Lincoln Laboratory
May 6, 2016
Hugh Bennett
Resource Development
Office of Prospect Research
September 27, 2021
David J. Benney
Mathematics
October 9, 2015
Jane I. Benson
Mechanical Engineering
September 8, 2016
Robert S. Berg
Lincoln Laboratory
November 2, 1998
Carol Ann Hennessy Berlan
MIT Family Member
Date unknown
John C. Berlinguet Jr.
Facilities & Physical Plant
December 19, 2018
Charles R Berndtson
Lincoln Laboratory
February 22, 2021
David M. Bernella
Lincoln Laboratory
April 25, 2022
Walter J. Bernis
Facilities & Physical Plant
September 23, 2018
Aron Bernstein
Laboratory for Nuclear Science
Physics
January 14, 2020
Irving A. Berstein
Health Sciences and Technology Program
October 26, 2018
Robert Mark Bessette
Office of Digital Learning
Center for Educational Computing Initiatives
October 23, 2020
Allen F. Bianco
Facilities & Physical Plant
Campus Services and Maintenance
August 23, 2018
Klaus Biemann
Chemistry
June 2, 2016
Giovanni Bignami
Laboratory for Nuclear Science
May 22, 2017
Bruce J. Biller
MIT Medical
August 21, 2020
Charles E. Billings
MIT Medical
April 28, 2016
Gabriel R. Bitran
Sloan School of Management
January 10, 2021
Donald L.M. Blackmer
Political Science
Program in Science, Technology, and Society
August 14, 2020
Barbara J. Blanchard
Biology
January 30, 2022
Ernesto Enrique Blanco
Mechanical Engineering
March 21, 2017
James Blasi
Lincoln Laboratory
Electro-Optical Materials and Devices Group
June 2, 2013
Phyllis L. Block
Mathematics
July 22, 2021
Betty Jo Bolivar
Community Services Office
April 11, 2013
Pedro Bolsaitis
Materials Science and Engineering
Date unknown
Murray M. Bolton Jr.
MIT Medical
December 16, 2016
Ann B. Boppe
MIT Medical
Medical Specialties
November 20, 2018
William A. Both
Laboratory for Nuclear Science
December 16, 2019
Kelly Boulard
Lincoln Laboratory
June 3, 2017
Geraldine A. Bourke
Chemistry
Sloan School of Management
April 20, 2022
Dorothy L. Bowe
Materials Science and Engineering
February 9, 2001
Anne Ellen Bowes
Kavli Institute
Center for Space Research
December 18, 2020
Mabel Bowles
MIT Family Member
December 13, 2009
Edward H. Bowman
Sloan School of Management
October 7, 1998
Samuel A. Bowring
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences
July 17, 2019
Brian "Branny" Branson
Lincoln Laboratory
January 27, 2022
Malcolm W. Brawn
Lincoln Laboratory
March 31, 2020
David Breakstone
Sloan School of Management
April 1, 2020