Brent Anderson, 1970

Brent Anderson

Brent Armstrong Anderson (July 28, 1987)

Please note:  Sunday Morning, June 14, 2020 Remembrance Service at 50th Reunion.

We will honor departed members of the Class of 1970 at a Remembrance Service on Sunday morning, June 14, 2020, during our 50th Reunion. The service will be led by led by our classmate Rev. Chris Bryan. We hope you will plan to attend.

Brent, at the age of 38, passed away in Columbus, OH, a week after he had been medevacked from China in a US Air Force jet. Brent died of cardio-pulmonary arrest.  He had been diagnosed in China as having acquired immune deficiency syndrome.

Brent was born in Columbus, OH on October 24, 1948 and attended the Upper Arlington High School in Columbus.  After graduating from Williams, Brent went on to the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.  Following graduate school, Brent went to Hong Kong where he taught English at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.  At the time of his death, Brent worked in a computer-related business in New York.  (New York Times, July 28, 1987 and William College archives)