Obituaries

John E. Huss

9 March 1962

John E. Huss of Ras Tanura died last Friday morning after a short illness. Funeral services were held in the Theater Monday morning.

George Matthews

22 November 1919 - 15 September 1961

George Matthews drowned Friday, Sept. 15, while skin diving in approximately 20 feet of water at Half Moon Bay.

V. K. Antony

22 August 1961

Mrs. V. K. Antony died at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, at the Dhahran Health Center.

Edwin W. Hannay

19 August 1961

Edwin W. Hannay, Marine Superintendent, Ras Tanura Marine division, died unexpectedly, Saturday, Aug. 19, in Copenhagen, while en route back to Ras Tanura from long vacation.

Elizabeth Kennedy Maier

10 July 1961

Elizabeth Kennedy Maier, wife of Karl Maier of Dhahran, died at 8:30 a.m. July 10 in the Dhahran Health Center.

Peter F. Rizzo

8 July 1961

Peter F. Rizzo, former Aramco employee who left Saudi Arabia in March, 1961, died July 8 in New York.

Ninette Seidl

5 July 1961

Ninette Seidl, wife of Frank A. Seidl of Dhahran, died after a long illness July 5 in Geneva, Switzerland.

Joseph F. Lawrence

22 May 1961

Joseph F. Lawrence who left Saudi Arabia Feb. 1, 1961, on long vacation, died May 22 at his home in Brooklyn, N.Y.

P. P. Fernandes

8 April 1961

Four present or former Aramco employees, three of them with families, and five personal servants employed by Aramco families were known to have been aboard the passenger ship Dara which caught fire in a raging storm off the Trucial Coast early Saturday morning, April 8.

E. Harold Norris

5 March 1961

E. Harold Norris, Auxiliary Services, Dhahran, who was born in Wellston, Okla., died in Dhahran Health Center Sunday, March 5, at 3:35 a.m.

William Lund

1 January 1923 - 11 January 1961

William Lund, formerly of Ras Tanura who retired from Aramco Jan. 31, 1960 to live in Portugal, died at Cascais Jan. 11, apparently from a coronary occlusion.

Merle R. Frye

14 November 1960

Oberhausen, Germany - Merle R. Frye, formerly of Abqaiq, died here Nov. 14, 1960.