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Obituary: Solvi Kjellman June 25, 1944 – Feb. 21, 2017

on March 1, 2017 - 4:15pm

SOLVI KJELLMAN June 25, 1944 Feb. 21, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Solvi Kjellman announces her passing on February 21, 2017 after a brief illness.

A resident of Los Alamos since 1973, Solvi was born in Oslo, Norway on June 25, 1944. She leaves behind her husband of 45 years, Burton Wendroff, and her two children, Kjell E. Kjellman and Monica Kjellman-Chapin and their partners Colin Haines and Benjamin Kjellman-Chapin.

Her feisty spirit, passion for spirited debate, love of reading, generosity, and zeal for life will live on through them, though she will be forever missed.

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Obituary: Dorothy Bates Feb. 17, 1930 – Feb. 24, 2017

on February 28, 2017 - 11:13am

DOROTHY BATES Feb. 17, 1930 – Feb. 24, 2017

Dorothy was born February, 17, 1930 in Syracuse, Kansas to William and Henrietta Dunn.

She married Robert H. Bates in 1952 and together they had six children. Dorothy loved to cook, sew, needlepoint, do crafts and was an avid reader.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bob, brother Roy Dunn, sister Eileen O'Kane, son Scott and son-in-law Michael French.

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Obituary: Betty Peterson March 26, 1930 – Feb. 26, 2017

on February 28, 2017 - 7:25am

BETTY W. PETERSON March 26, 1930 Feb. 26, 2017

Betty Peterson, loving mother, sister, grand- and great-grandmother passed away peacefully surrounded by friends and family after a long illness.

Betty was born on March 26, 1930 in Nocona, Texas and moved with her family to Los Alamos in 1944 to work on the Manhattan Project. Betty spent time between riding horses, ice skating and attending Central School, graduating in 1948 before attending Texas A&M College.

After returning to Los Alamos, beloved horse in tow, she was briefly married and had a son, Ken.

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Obituary: Jerome J. Erpenbeck Aug. 22, 1933 – Feb. 22, 2017

on February 25, 2017 - 7:57am

JEROME J. ERPENBECK Aug. 22, 1933 – Feb. 22, 2017

Jerome J. Erpenbeck, age 83, a long-time resident of Los Alamos, passed away from cardiac arrest on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at home.

Jerry was born to Charles and Adele (Berger) Erpenbeck in Cincinnati, Ohio on August 22, 1933. After finishing Covington Latin High School he studied Chemistry and Mathematics at Thomas More College. He was awarded a Master’s degree in Physical Chemistry from University of Louisville and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Illinois Urbana–Champaign.

He came to Los Alamos after a post doc under

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Obituary: Donald F. Cameron Jan. 17, 2017

on February 17, 2017 - 4:10pm

DONALD F. CAMERON Jan. 17, 2017

Donald F. Cameron, age 85 a resident of Los Alamos passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. He was preceded in death by his son, David Cameron; brother, Barry; Parents, Federick and Mae Cameron; Uncle, Harold Cameron.

He was commissioner of the Boy Scouts of New Mexico, he was a cyclist and a proud member of the Ski Patrol. He worked at Los Alamos National Laboratory for 18 years, and worked on the Rover Project at the Nevada Test Site. He had a sense of humor that will always be missed.

He is survived by his children, Beth Bowman (Dave); Ruth Cameron;

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