In Memory

Fred Boatright - Class Of 1970

Fred Boatright passed away on May 24, 2011.  He died after a valiant year-long battle with an aggressive form of prostate cancer. He passed away peacefully at home with his loving wife by his side.

Fred graduated from UCSD with a degree in Biochemistry. He started his career at Scripps Institute of Oceanography, proceeded to Bendix/Allied Signal and ended in retirement from Delta Design as a software engineer.

He was an avid photographer, competitive bicycle racer, mountain biker, distance runner and cowboy action shooter.

Fred is survived by his wife, Karen; his father, Fred; his brother, Michael, of Fernandina Beach, FL; and many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Sachiko.

(Information from San Diego Union-Tribune published on June 12, 2011)

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08/12/14 03:05 PM #1    

Gregory Lawson (1971)

Fred and I were good friends our Freshman year in high school. He shared his avid love of photography and interesting films and equipment.

08/13/14 05:47 PM #2    

Bob Esch (1970)

Freddy taught me that good photography started with a good camera and lens; shoot "manual" and develop your own film.  Thanks, Freddy!  RIP

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