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Albert Baernstein II


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Albert Baernstein II Obituary
Baernstein II, Albert Albert Baernstein II died quietly at his home in University City on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, after a long illness. Al was born April 25, 1941 in Birmingham, Alabama and grew up in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He earned an A.B. from Cornell University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He taught at Syracuse University from 1968-1972, then moved to Washington University, where he was Professor of Mathematics. He retired in 2011. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Judy (Haynes) Baernstein; two daughters, Prudence Renee (Wietse de Boer) of Oxford, Ohio and Amy (Melanie Tratnik) of Seattle, Washington; four grandchildren: Sylvia and Arthur de Boer of Oxford, Ohio, and Cleo and Nora Baernstein of Seattle, Washington; and a sister, Alice Kirby, of Augusta, GA. Services: A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 14 at 2:30 in the Goldberg Formal Lounge, in the Danforth University Center on the Washington University campus. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the University City Public Library, or a library of your choice. St. Louis Cremation
Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on June 13, 2014
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