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Dr. William J. Studden

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Dr. William J. Studden

Dr. William J. Studden, 77, of West Lafayette, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette. Born September 30, 1935 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, he was the son of the late Cecil Wesly and Edith Violet (Marshall) Studden.

His marriage was to Myrna M. Harrison on August 1, 1970 in Brookston, IN and she survives. Dr. Studden was a professor at Purdue University in the Statistics Department for 40 years before retiring.

Surviving with his wife is a sister, Joan Vainio and a brother, Trevor Studden (wife, Glenna) both of Canada. Also surviving are four grandchildren Dustin Harrison, Ryan L. Harrison (wife, Sherry), Travis Harrison, and Amber Harrison; and six great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a stepson, William Harrison and a sister, Shirley Turcott.

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Published in the Journal & Courier from Apr. 5 to Apr. 6, 2013
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