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Re: FW: Bill Bug Memorial

From: <kc28@email.med.yale.edu>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 20:24:03 -0400
To: eric neumann <ekneumann@gmail.com>
Cc: public-semweb-lifesci hcls <public-semweb-lifesci@w3.org>
Message-id: <1211502243.48360ea35903f@webmail.med.yale.edu>

I always remember his long but passionate/knowledgeable emails. He will be
dearly missed.

-Kei

Quoting eric neumann <ekneumann@gmail.com>:

> I recently was informed of this sad and unexpected news... Bill contributed
> to many important efforts including HCLSIG-- we will miss him greatly.
>
> -Eric
>
> Begin forwarded message:
>
>
>
> *From: *"Jonathan Nissanov" <jonathan.nissanov@gmail.com>
>
> *Date: *May 22, 2008 6:40:44 AM PDT
>
> *To: *"acenteno@utmem.edu" <acenteno@utmem.edu>, "Al Johnson" <
> gaj@orion.duhs.duke.edu>, "Alexandra Badea" <alex@orion.duhs.duke.edu>,
> "Arthur Toga" <toga@loni.ucla.edu>, "Asif Memon" <mmemon@sdsc.edu>, "Brad
> Vesely" <bvesely@ncmir.ucsd.edu>, "Brian Sanders" <bsanders@ncmir.ucsd.edu>,
> "Carl Gustafson" <carl.gustafson@drexelmed.edu>, "Daren Lee" <
> daren.lee@loni.ucla.edu>, "Davit Janvelyan" <davit.janvelyan@gmail.com>,
> "Edriss Merchant" <edriss@caltech.edu>, "grosen@caregroup.harvard.edu" <
> grosen@caregroup.harvard.edu>, "Hongqiang Li" <hli7@utmem.edu>, "Illya
> Zaslavsk" <zaslavsk@sdsc.edu>, "Jeff Brandenburg"
> <jeffb@orion.duhs.duke.edu>,
> "Jeffrey S. Grethe" <jgrethe@ncmir.ucsd.edu>, "Jennifer Santos" <
> jsantos@ncmir.ucsd.edu>, "Jonathan Nissanov" <
> jonathan.nissanov@drexelmed.edu>, "Mark Ellisman" <mark@ncmir.ucsd.edu>,
> "Maryanne Martone" <maryann@ncmir.ucsd.edu>, "Queenie Ng"
> <qng@loni.ucla.edu>,
> "Rob Williams" <rwilliam@nb.utmem.edu>, "Russell Jacobs" <
> rjacobs@caltech.edu>, "Sally Gawalt" <slg@orion.duhs.duke.edu>, "Seth
> Ruffins" <seth.ruffins@loni.ucla.edu>, "Steve Anderson" <
> sanderso@loni.ucla.edu>, "William Bug (wbug@ncmir.ucsd.edu)" <
> wbug@ncmir.ucsd.edu>, "Willie Wong" <wawong@sdsc.edu>, "Zhaohui Sun" <
> zsun1@utmem.edu>, "Seth Ruffins" <sruffins@loni.ucla.edu>
>
> *Subject: **Bill Bug Memorial*
>
>
>
> Dear Friends:
>  Please be aware that in addition to the memorial service, Bill's
> family will be receiving visitors ("sitting shiva") at their home at
> 302 Cornell Avenue in Swarthmore, PA 19081 at the following times.
> (The kids are guaranteed to be there at least at shiva time, and Amy
> will always be there.)
> On Friday, immediately following the memorial service and for the rest
> of the day
> Sunday, May 25th, shiva services at 10 a.m, receiving visitors
> throughout the day
> Monday, May 26th, shiva services at 10 a.m., receiving visitors
> throughout the day
> Tuesday, May 27th, after dinner time, with shiva services in the
> evening at 8:30 p.m.
>
>  We are still trying to determine a recipient  for tzedakah/donations
> that people might wish to make in loving memory of Bill.  Please stay
> tuned for more information about that.
>
>      B'Shalom,
>      Amy, Murphy and Moses Bug
>
>
> It is with deep sadness and an unbearable sense of loss that I must
> inform you that my cherished brother, William John Bug, has left this
> earth suddenly and unexpectedly.  He resided in Philadelphia and was
> 47 years old.  Bill Bug was a beloved brother, son, husband, father,
> and friend to so many.  He attended the Massachusetts Institute of
> Technology and Columbia University and had been working in the field
> of neurobiology and ontology at Drexel University and most recently at
> the University of California - San Diego.  He will be deeply missed by
> all.  I extend to you an invitation to celebrate Bill's life at a
> service that will be held this Friday at 10am at Congregation Beth
> Israel in Media, PA.  If you cannot attend, please remember Bill in
> your thoughts and prayers.
>
> Date/Time:    Friday, May 23rd at 10am
> Location:      Congregation Beth Israel, 542 S. New Middletown Rd.,
> Media, PA 19063.
> Phone:         (610) 566-4645,    Email: info@bethisraelmedia.org
> Directions:
> http://bethisraelmedia.org/NewSite/NewContactUs.htm#DirectionsRoute1
> Google Map: http://tinyurl.com/4slqct
>
> Bill is survived by his wife Amy Bug; his sons, Murphy and Moses Bug;
> his brother, Joel Glickman; and mother, Therese Glickman.
>
> I am sorry that I could not speak with you directly, but email was the
> most timely means of delivering the message in a timely fashion.
> Please help me spread the word by immediately forwarding this email to
> anyone in your address book who knows Bill, Amy, and the boys.  Thank
> you so much for the good times you may have shared with Bill over the
> years.  I know that he highly valued your contributions to his life.
>
> - Joel Glickman
> joel@joelglickman.com
> (518) 274-0053
>
>
>
> --
> Jonathan (Yoni) Nissanov
> Director, Laboratory for Bioimaging and Anatomical Informatics
> Director, NeuroEngineering Group
> Associate Professor, Dept Neurobiology & Anatomy
> Drexel University College of Medicine
> 2900 Queen Lane
> Philadelphia, PA 19129
> Tel: 215-991-8410
> Fax: 215-843-9367
>
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