RE: NANFA-L-- In Memoriam: Ron Humbert

Bruce Stallsmith (
Tue, 15 Nov 2005 21:19:35 -0500

I'm sorry to hear that. I only met Ron once,-in-the Huntsville convention in
2003, and I was impressed by his enthusiasm. He seemed to have a great time
netting in Brier Fork of the Flint River on the Sunday of the convention.

--Bruce Stallsmith
along the stormy Tennessee
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>From: Sajjad Lateef <>
>Subject: NANFA-L-- In Memoriam: Ron Humbert Date: Tue, 15 Nov 2005 18:02:13
>-0800 (PST)
>FYI: NANFA member Ron Humbert of Lombard, IL passed away on Sunday,
>November 13, 2005. He was suffering from pancreatic cancer.
>Some of you may remember him from the Arkansas convention.
>He continued to be active in NANFA, Chicago Herpetological Society and
>his teaching activities-in-Morton Arboretum and the local school, as
>his health permitted. He had helped out with the NANFA table-in-Spring
>Brook Nature Center in June, 2005. He was quite active with the IL-IN
>chapter and organized several collecting trips in the area over the
>past several years.
>A wake will be held on Wednesday and Thursday (Nov 16-17, 2005)-in-the
>Brust Funeral Home in Lombard.
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