Obituary for Eleanor H. Kuykendall ‘60
Alumni Magazine Winter 1994

’60 Eleanor Hope Kuykendall, October 23, 1993, of cancer, at her home in New Paltz, NY. She received her Ph.D. from Columbia U and was the former chairperson of the philosophy department at SUNY at New Paltz. Her colleagues gave the following tribute at the memorial service: “Dr. Kuykendall’s 25 years of teaching were sparked by her rigorous scholarship; her enthusiasm for leadership in academic innovation; and her deep caring for, and commitment to her students.” While at Wooster, she was a member of several organizations, Thistle, Thorn, Zeta Phi Gamma (Imps), Concert Choir, and Phi Alpha Theta. Surviving are her father, Sidney; sister, Nancy Brown.