Flag Lowering – Archives

Category for archived UBC in memoriam notices.

Garth Jones

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Monday, July 22, in remembrance. Dr. Garth Jones passed away on May 31, 2019. Dr. Jones was a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and one of TRIUMF’s founding scientists. Dr. Jones became a […]

Charles Warriner

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Monday, July 22, in remembrance. Dr. Charles Brian Warriner passed away on May 12, 2019. Dr. Warriner was Professor Emeritus and previous Head of the Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics.

Marilyn Pomfret

Ms. Marilyn Pomfret, Professor Emerita of Physical Education and Recreation, School of Kinesiology, passed away on April 24, 2019. A Memorial Service for Ms. Pomfret will be held on Thursday August 15th at 2:00pm at St. Philip’s Church, 3737 W 27th Ave., Vancouver. The Service will be followed by a Reception, 3:30pm-6:00pm at the Arbutus […]

Donald Witt

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Monday, July 22, in remembrance. Dr. Donald Witt, current professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, passed away on April 19, 2019. UBC friends and colleagues are welcome to attend Dr. Witt’s Celebration of  Life on […]

Iza Laponce

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Monday, July 22, in remembrance. Librarian Emerita Iza Laponce passed away on April 16, 2019.

Randy Krumme

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Thursday, June 6, in remembrance. Dr. Randy Krumme passed away on May 23, 2019. Dr. Krumme was a third year resident completing the MSc/Endodontics program at UBC Faculty of Dentistry.

Margaret-Ann Armour

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Thursday, June 6, in remembrance. Dr. Margaret-Ann Armour passed away on May 25, 2019. Dr. Armour received an Honorary Degree from UBC in 2008.

Frank Anderson

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Thursday June 6, in remembrance. Professor Emeritus Frank Anderson of the Faculty of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, passed away on April 1, 2019.

Cipriano Ambegia

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Thursday June 6, in remembrance. Mr. Cipriano Ambegia passed away on April 13, 2019. Mr. Ambegia worked at the Woodward Biomedical Library for 31 years, joining the 25 Year Club in 1999.

Dave Brown

The BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building (the Old SUB) will be lowered on Thursday June 6, in remembrance. Mr. Dave Brown, manager of the Men’s Rugby program at UBC, passed away on March 19, 2019.