We are sorry to report the death of Norman J. Hochella on February 3, 2014. He was born on June 28, 1930.
A long time member of the ACS, he also held membership in the Ameri- can Institute of Chemists and Sigma Xi. He was educated at Valley Forge Military Academy, Lafayette College and Temple University School of Medicine.
He held positions over his long career at Boston Heart Foundation, Precision Systems, MIT Biology Department, Damon Corporation, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Fels Research Institute, Institute for Cancer Research and Women’s Medical College both in Philadelphia. He worked out procedures used in Technion’s “Autoanalyzers..”
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Virginia of Stow, MA. He is also survived by his daughter Mary, his son Michael and four grandchildren.
We thank Mrs. Virginia Hochella for the above information.