In Memoriam

January 31, 2005
Frances M. Lynn
Professor Frances M. Lynn passed away after a long battle with cancer on January 18, 2005. Fran joined the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering as a faculty member in 1983. Fran started the Environmental Resource Program which provided university expertise on environmental and public health issues to communities throughout North Carolina. A memorial was held Saturday, January 22, 2005 at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics in Durham, NC. Fran will be greatly missed and long remembered for her hard work and dedication to the department, university and environment. Donations in memory of Fran may be made to the Eno River Association (

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