Golf Course Management

JUL 2013

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Dwane Wilke, formerly (AS) at Green Bay Country Club, is now (C) at Royal St. Patrick's Golf Course in Wrightstown. CANADA Larry Schick, formerly (ISM) at Sherwood Forest Country Club, is now (ISM) at York Lake Golf & Country Club in Yorkton, Saskatchewan SAUDI ARABIA Timothy L. Pratt, CGCS, formerly (A) at Alpensia Resort, is now (A) at King Abdulla Economic City in Jeddah. GCM Editor's note: The information in this report was pulled from GCSAA's database on April 24, 2013. IN memoriam John H. Dunn, Ph.D., 75, died Nov. 19, 2012. Mr. Dunn was a 17-year member of GCSAA. He was professor emeritus in the University of Missouri's plant science department. Dr. Dunn graduated from Penn State in 1959 and following college served in the U.S. Army. He later earned his doctorate from Rutgers University in 1968 and joined Missouri's faculty that same year and initiated the turfgrass research program for the College of Agriculture. Dr. Dunn was senior author of the textbook "Turf in the Transition Zone." He served on GCSAA's education committee for several years and also was an adviser to the Missouri Valley Turfgrass Association for 35 years and received two service awards from that organization. He is survived by his wife, Marilee "Cricket" Dunn; son, John Malinin Dunn; daughter, Amy (John) Dunn Moore; brother, Robert Robert Peale Dunn; fve grandchildren, nieces, great-nieces and great-nephews. William C. Perkins, 57, died Oct. 17, 2012. Mr. Perkins was a 19-year member of GCSAA. He graduated from James Madison University with dual degrees in marketing and management, but he also pursued education in golf course management and pesticides through Virginia Tech and online courses. Mr. Perkins was employed for more than 20 years at Lake of the Woods Golf Course in Locust Grove, Va., before going to Mattaponi Springs 108 GCM July 2013 Golf Course, serving there as assistant golf course maintenance supervisor. He is survived by his fancée, Teresa Madison; aunt and uncle, Nancy and Joe Flowers; uncle, Ike Perkins; and aunt, Winnie Perkins Browning. GCM

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