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In memoriam

Theodore “Ted” Altier, RIT trustee since 1977, died June 21 following a long illness. He was the retired chairman and treasurer of Altier & Sons Shoes. Altier was active in RIT's Nathaniel Rochester Society and in 1983 received the College of Business William D. Gasser Award. He is survived by his wife, Betty Jane, and three children. . . .

Mary Dean Brewer, 59, died Feb. 26 after a battle with cancer. An RIT employee from 1978 to 1988, she headed experiential learning programs in the College of Business, served as associate director in cooperative education and career services, and was a senior development officer. She is survived by her husband, George Alley, former head of RIT's food, hotel and tourism management program. . . .

Walter Fallon, RIT trustee since 1970, died July 24. He was 84. During his decade as chairman and CEO of Eastman Kodak Co., the company tripled in size and added more than 30,000 jobs. He retired in 1983.