In Memoriam

Our departed Bayley classmates and friends remembered

  • If you know of a Bayley-Ellard grad or friend who should be recognized here please contact us with the details.

Robert Long (’59)

Robert W. Long, a graduate of Bayley Ellard in 1959, passed away in Durham, North Carolina on January 23, 2021. He leaves behind his wife, Ruth, and three children, Ann M. Renga of Durham, NC, Michael E. Long, Durham, NC and Scott A. Long, Hilliard, OH. He was retired from Jersey Central Power and Light Co.

Ed Nauer (’61)

We have received word that Ed Nauer passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in Stephens City, Virginia. Ed was a stellar athlete at Bayley, lettering in baseball, basketball, and football, and went on to graduate from St. Peter's. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Ed's memory to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 W. Cork Street, Suite 405, Winchester, Virginia 22601.

Mary Detaranto (’58)

We are saddened to report that Mary Detaranto Santia passed away on May 16th 2018. Mary was a licensed practical nurse at Saint Claire’s hospital in Denville for 44 years.

Jill Canham Schurlknight (’73)

Marsha Rockefeller Westropp wrote to let us know that Jill Canham Schurlknight passed away on October 31, 2016 of liver disease. Condolence cards may be sent to family at the following address: Mickey Schurlknight, 5885 Baltimore Avenue, Cocoa, FL 32927.

Carl Mayer (’62)

Matt Mayer wrote to inform of us the passing of his father, Carl H. Mayer ('62), a proud Bayley and University of Dayton graduate. Carl's obituary: Carl Hugo Mayer Sr., son of Margaret and Charles Mayer, died Thursday, September 8, 2016 after a long battle with liver disease. Carl lived his life with a passion for his faith and a strong connection to the University of Dayton ('66). Born in Newark, New Jersey on September 3, 1944, Carl spent a majority of his adult life in Ohio following a tour in Vietnam as a Captain in the U.S. Army. During his time in Vietnam, Carl worked closely with the Army of the Republic of Vietnam to train their military forces for fighting the North Vietnamese Army. Carl received a Bronze Star, an Army Commendation Medal, and an Armed Forces Honor Medal for his service in Vietnam. For his Bronze Star, Carl “distinguished himself by meritorious service in connection with military operations against a hostile force during the period October 1968 to September 1969.” Friends may call from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Rutherford Funeral Home, 450 West Olentangy Street, Powell, Ohio. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am Monday at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 6899 Smoky Row Road, Columbus. Interment will follow the mass at Resurrection Cemetery at 9571 North High Street. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Carl's name can be made to the Bernard F. And Irene C. Kroger Memorial Scholarship at the University of Dayton at 300 College Park, Dayton, Ohio 45469-7053.

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