Frances E. Lohr
Jan. 10, 2002
Frances E. Lohr, emerita in speech pathology and audiology, died Dec. 25, 2001. She was 72.
Lohr was a University faculty member from 1968 until her retirement in 1992. She earned a bachelor's degree from Michigan State University in 1951, a master's degree from Northwestern University in 1955 and a doctoral degree from the University of Michigan in 1968. Before coming to WMU, she was employed at Elmhurst College and at public schools in Berwyn, Ill., and Reed City, Mich.
In addition to serving as a professor, Lohr was coordinator of the Charles Van Riper Language, Speech and Hearing Clinic. She also was active in the American and Michigan Speech- Language- Hearing associations.