Prof. Em. William Chaney
Date of Death: March 15, 2013
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A complete obituary will appear here as soon as it is availble. This press release is provided through the courtesy of Lawrence University. =========================================================================================================================ProProfessor Emeritus of History William Chaney has passed away at his home. He was 90 years old. An iconic figure in the college's history, he was hired by President Nathan Pusey and…

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Brian Lewis left a message on May 2, 2013:
Many fine memories all still very much alive. Your students loved you... we are all "your children," & we always will be!
Michele Knapp-Pingel left a message on May 2, 2013:
Professor Chaney, I know you are enjoying heaven & that we will meet again. You touched my life deeply & I will never forget you! I must say I am laughing writing to you on the computer, as you would have nothing to do with them. Your memorial service was beautiful.God Bless you.
The Baranowski Family left a message on May 2, 2013:
God Bless you Professor - always a pleasure to speak with you as we dined at the Apollon. Your kindness will always be with us.
Cheryl Humleker left a message on May 2, 2013:
My late husband Peter (LU '65), daughters Ellyn, Katie (LU '00) and I were all beneficiaries of the gift of Dr. Chaney. I shall miss seeing him strolling downtown Appleton and on the LU campus.
Tom Oakland left a message on May 2, 2013:
I have known hundreds of professors yet none better than Dr. Chaney. His delightful command of our language, instrumental knowledge, and deep wisdom serve as an model for us all. I had the honor of dining with him, one on one, during the recent class reunion. He truly is and will remain an inspiration to me and many others. Tom Oakland, Gainesville
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Gordon (Drew) Becker left a message on May 2, 2013:
I am greatly saddened by the passing of a great professor and mentor.
Wichmann and Fargo Funeral Home Staff left a message on May 2, 2013:
At this difficult time for many family and friends, we honor the wonderful legacy that Prof. Chaney leaves at Lawrence Univeristy and upon the city of Appleton. We wish peace and comfort to all that mourn his loss.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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