Volume 86 Issue 36 | pp. 61-62 | Obituaries
Issue Date: September 8, 2008


Department: ACS News

John A. Beel, 86, University of Northern Colorado distinguished emeritus professor, died on Jan. 12.

A native of Butte, Mont., Beel attended Montana School of Mines for two years before graduating with a B.S. in chemistry from Montana State University in 1942. He earned a Ph.D. from Iowa State University, Ames, in 1949 under the direction of Henry Gilman.

Beel then moved to the University of Northern Colorado, in Greeley, to become an assistant professor . . .

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Obituaries are written by Susan J. Ainsworth. Obituary notices may be sent to s_ainsworth@acs.org and should include a detailed educational and professional history.

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