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News Release

June 16, 2006

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Dawn Levy, News Service: (650) 725-1944, dawnlevy@stanford.edu

Walter Meyerhof memorial scheduled for July 16

A memorial service for Walter E. Meyerhof, professor emeritus of physics, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 16, at the Faculty Club. Meyerhof died May 27 in a Los Altos nursing home of complications from Parkinson's disease. He was 84.

Those wishing to make a contribution in Meyerhof's memory can make a check out to the Varian Fry Foundation and mail it to Professor Justus Rosenberg, Bard College, P.O. Box 5000, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504. For further information, contact Rosenberg at (845) 758-7244.

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Editor Note:

A photo of Meyerhof is available on the web at http://newsphotos.stanford.edu/.

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