Retired English professor Allan Austin died July 15 at age 77. A graduate of Michigan State University and the University of Rochester, he was a faculty member at Guelph from 1965 to 1994. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; two children, Jeffrey and Pree; and two grandchildren.
Peter Dragla, a research technician at Ridgetown Campus, died Aug. 23 at age 62. He joined Ridgetown in 1997 and is survived by his wife, Stoianca, and a daughter, Carmen.
Retired horticulture professor William Evans died Sept. 2 at the age of 85. A graduate of the University of Alberta and Reading University, he served overseas in the Second World War. He retired in 1985 and is survived by his wife, Ethel; three children, Glynis, Mark and David; and four grandchildren.