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Hazel E. Saye

Nov. 30, 1999

Hazel E. Saye, a longtime University libraries faculty member, died Nov. 2 in Kalamazoo. She was 93.

Saye served as circulation librarian from 1939 until she retired in 1965 with emerita status. Prior to coming to WMU, she was an elementary school teacher in Jackson and Wyandotte, Mich.

She earned a bachelor's degree from WMU in 1934 and a library science degree from the University of Michigan in 1939.

A close associate of Anna L. French, WMU head librarian, Saye spoke at the dedication of French Hall in 1960 and at that building's rededication in 1990.

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