Bereavement Notice

Richard Pettengill – February 15, 2023

Professor Emeritus Pettengill served Oakland for 36 years as a member of the University Libraries faculty

Richard Pettengill, Professor Emeritus, University Libraries

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Richard PettengillIt is with deep sadness that I inform you of the death of Professor Emeritus Richard Pettengill, who passed away on February 15, 2023.

Professor Pettengill joined the Oakland University community in the Oakland University Libraries on September 15, 1969. During his tenure he served as an Assistant Professor until his retirement on August 14, 2005.

There is no service information available for Professor Pettengill.

On behalf of the entire university community, we extend our heartfelt condolences to the Pettengill family and friends during this very difficult time.



Ora Hirsch Pescovitz, M.D.

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