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  • Tuesday | via Philly.com 

    Richard E. Lander, 88, civil engineer

    Richard E. Lander, 88, of Wayne, a civil engineer, fire company leader, and Episcopal Academy alumnus, died Monday, Oct. 13, of end-stage dementia at Paoli Pointe retirement community. Mr. Lander, known as "Dick," was a respected civil engineer, holding executive positions at various companies, and retiring as the executive director of the Northampton Township Municipal Authority in Bucks County in 2002 at age 76. Mr. Lander received his degree in civil engineering from Tufts University in 1948.


  • Friday Oct 3 | via Philly.com 

    William Eugene Austin, 88, of Wayne, physicist

    William Eugene Austin, 88, of Wayne, a physicist who contributed to numerous U.S. space and defense missions, died at his home Friday, Oct. 3, of complications from a stroke he had suffered seven years earlier. Mr. Austin was a physicist with the General Electric Co., based at the company's Space Center in King of Prussia.