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In Remembrance: S. Roy Burroughs ’41 Died on July 14 2017

S. Roy Burroughs passed away on July 14, 2017, at the age of 97.

Roy spent the last 25 years of his life in Vero Beach, Florida, having moved from Belmont, Massachusetts, in 1988. He will be remembered for his unparalleled intellect, charm, and limericks. A consummate businessman, he once traded a beat-up 1974 yellow Volkswagen Thing for ten lobsters from Poole's Fish in Menemsha, Massachusetts.

Roy served in WWll in the Coast Guard. He enjoyed the Harvard/Yale football games and was a big Red Sox/Patriots fan. At Yale he was a member of Davenport College.

He will be missed by his wife, two daughters, five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

—Submitted by the family.

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