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[Photosynthesis] Dr. Martin Gibbs passed away peacefully on July 24 at 9:08 PM

Govindjee gov at uiuc.edu
Tue Jul 25 09:53:03 EST 2006

Dear Friends of Marty Gibbs:
I am sad to inform you that a great friend Dr. Martin Gibbs, and a
pioneer  of  'Plant Physiology', particularly  Photosynthesis Research,
passed away peacefully on July 24 at 9:08 PM.  His contributions to American
Society of Plant Physiology (now Biology) and to the journal "Plant
Physiology" are well known to us all. His discoveries had major impact in
our field.

A message from the family (Leila Kocen) follows:
" The wake will be held Thursday, July 27 4:30-7:30 pm at Douglass Funeral
Home, 51 Worthen Rd, Lexington MA 02421; tel. 781-862-1800.

The FUNERAL  will be held Friday, July 28 12:30 pm beginning at the
 Douglass Funeral Home (if you wish to participate in the processional)
 and the burial will be at the Westview Cemetary on Bedford St in
 Lexington on the Bedford town line. The directions are on the web:

 In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Lexington
 Council on Aging, Supportive Daycare, 20 Mill St., Lincoln, MA 01773"

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Historical Corner Editor, Photosynthesis Research

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