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Memorial Service for Dr. John Stoye (1917-2016)

24th February 2017

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The College is very sad to announce that Dr John Stoye passed away on December 4th 2016 at the age of 99.

Dr Stoye was a Fellow and Tutor in Modern History at Magdalen College from 1948-1984.  He had several College posts including Junior Dean of Arts (1950), Senior Tutor (1952-55), Senior Dean of Arts (1967), and Vice President (1969-70). He was Emeritus Fellow from 1984-2016. His publications included English Travellers Abroad 1604-1667, The Siege of Vienna, and Europe Unfolding 1648-1688.

The Memorial service for Dr John Stoye will be held on 29th May 2017, at 5.00 p.m in Chapel. Following the service there will be a Tea in the President’s Garden (Lodgings if wet) at 6.00 p.m. Please let the Development Office know if you are planning on attending the Tea.