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ASP Benefactors 2004

 

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We are grateful to the following individuals, organizations, and corporations who have contributed to the Astronomical Society of the Pacific during 2003 and 2004. This year more than 500 members and supporters sent the Society gifts ranging from $1 to more than $100,000. These gifts enable us to continue and to expand our astronomy education programs, our science literacy programs, and our other special programs that reach out to educators, students, and others interested in astronomy throughout the world. Thank you for your support. This list reflects gifts received between 6 November 2003 and 14 December 2004.

Society Benefactor
($100,000 and above)

Anonymous

President's Circle
($5,000 and above)

John C. Diebel

Edward S. Holden Society
($2,000 - $4,999)

Michael F. Cronin
Margaret & William R. Hearst, III
Ron Rosano
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Wayne E. Rosing
Mark Schneider
   in honor of his family
   Michelle, Steven, Andrew, Scott, and Anna

ASP Associate
($1,000 - $1,999)

Kyle W. Blackman
Edward K. Conklin
Jo Ann Eder
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Frank K. Edmondson
John A. Graham
   in memory of Raymond E.White
Robert P. Kraft
   in support of PASP Fund
Leif J. Robinson
The Swig Foundation
Donat G.Wentzel
Al Whaley

Sponsor
($500 - $999)

Spencer L. Buckner
Joseph C. Bunker
Helen M. Duke
   in memory of Douglas Duke
Debra A. Fischer
John P. Flynn
   in honor of Susan Kroeger
Ruth S. Freitag
Catharine D. Garmany
Werner Graf
Paul Guttman
   in honor of Richard J. Smith & Project ASTRO
Margaret M. Hanson
James B. Kaler
Walter Loewenstern, Jr.
Karen J. Meech
David Monyak
George D. Nelson
Bruce Partridge
Dennis L. Schatz

Contributor
($250 - $499)

Frank N. Bash
Michael A. Bennett
   in memory of Janet Mattei
Geoffrey Burbidge
Robert G. Dryden, Jr.
Frohmut W. Ewart
   in honor of Suleika
Alexei V. Filippenko
John & Gail Gaustad
Arnold M. Heiser
Arnold R. Klemola
Gerald E. Kron
Richard B. Larson
Charles E. Mc Partlin
Margaret L. McCrary
Kim & Brian McLeod
   in memory of Richard Elston
Meade Instruments Corporation
John S. Mitchell-Hewson
Gordon Myers
Joseph R. Pasek
David T. Patterson
Michael Talley
Jean Turner
Bernhard U.Vainik
Richard M.Van Effen
Donna Weistrop & David Shaffer
Robert E.Wilson

Friend of the Society
($100 - $249)

Alfred A. Aburto, Jr.
Constance & Gary Armitage
Thomas T. Arny
Clyde R. Ashe
Joe T. Ator
Joseph A. Auer, Jr.
Ralph H. Barbee
Mary M. Barbo
Jeffrey & Lisa Bennett
Sandi Billings
Dennis C. Blanchard
Erika Bohm-Vitense
Walter K. Bonsack
Katherine Bracher
Clinton C. Brooks
Charlie C. Brown
David H. Bruning
John R. Burke
Judith L. Cameron
Kenneth L. Cashdollar
Clyde C. Chivens
Paul G. Comba
Lynn R. Cominsky
Jean F. Cornuelle
Joycelin Craig
Patrick C. Crane
Morris Dantzker
David H. DeVorkin
Reginald J. Dufour
Eugene E. Epstein
   in honor of Max Guefen’s 70th Birthday
Richard T. Fienberg
Tim Fleehart
Andrew Fraknoi
    in honor of Dennis Schatz
Roy H. Garstang
   in memory of Sir William McCrea
John W. Glaspey
William T. Golden
   in memory of Jesse Greenstein
Robert S. Gottlieb
William S. Green
Thomas P. Greene
Marshall Hall, III
Russell A. Harding
Louis C. Haughney
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Isabel Hawkins
Chushiro Hayashi
William E. Haymes
Mary Kay Hemenway
William Herbst
James E. Hesser
   in memory of J. Beverly Oke
Edwin W. Hewitt
Lynne A. Hillenbrand
Christopher M. Hirata
Joseph A. Holtzmann
Esther M. Hu
Raleigh E. Hughes, Jr.
Deidre A. Hunter
Nick Itsines
Alan Jaroslovsky
David C. Jenner
Donald L. Johnson
Jun Jugaku
Bert G. Katzung
Robert G. Keckler
Penelope Keithley
Sen Kikuchi
James N. Kile
Ivan R. King
in support of
Bart Bok Fund
David C. Koo
James F. Korschel
John Kronholm
Edwin C. Krupp
   in memory of George O. Abell
Floyd V. Lewis
Louis P. Lindeman
Carey S. Linker
Peter B. Lucke
Robert Lundstrom
Terry L. Mann
Ralph Mansfield
Christopher McKee
William B. Mebane
Philip & Noreen Mercaldi
   in memory of Bill Fox
Stephen J. Mitchell
Joseph C. Morris
Nancy D. Morrison
Gregory Mulinare
Jim L. Murdy
Thomas O’Toole
   in honor of Peggie Scott
Patrick S. Osmer
Donald E. Osterbrock
   in memory of J. Beverly Oke
Kirk A. Palmer
Joseph P. Palmisano
Orlando Parsi Ros
Evans W. Paschal
Gerald T. Penegor
Jonathan Perdue
Stephen M. Pompea
Gary W. Portenier
Diane M. Pyper-Smith
Frederick J. Raab
John W. Reed
   in memory of Elis & Nola Haynes, R. C. Maag, & Frank Edmonds, Jr.
Howard L. Ritter, Jr.
   in memory of Howard L. Ritter
George C. Roberts
Mary C. Rogers
Nancy G. Roman
Jeffrey D. Rosendhal
Vera C. Rubin
A. Eric Rydgren
Richard D. Sakal
Edward G. Schmidt
Maarten Schmidt
Libbie A. Schock
Donald P. Schroeder
Gregory A. Shields
   in memory of J. Beverly Oke
John R. Sievers
Janet P. Simpson
Phil Christensen
Tammy A. Smecker-Hane
   in honor of Children of All Ages
Martha Stahr Carpenter
W.Thomas Stalker, 3rd
Alice A. Stewart
Jerry W. Stewart
Dean J. Stoker
Tana Tharalson
The Wyatt Family Foundation of The AYCO Charitable Foundation
Melita Thorpe
Eric W.Tilenius
Silvia Torres-Peimbert
Laurie Toyama
Virgina L.Trimble
   in honor of & memory of Thomas Gold
David J.Vakil
Yupa Vanichai
Marshall W.Walker
James A.Wallsten
Elizabeth M.Warner
David J.Weissgerber
A. R.Welch
Mary Lou West
James C.White II
    in memory of Janet Mattei
Thomas R.Williams
Kay M.Wilson
Edwin L.Woerner
Charles E.Yates

Supporter
($25 - $99)

John K. Abraham
Francisco Aguilar
Roland H. Albers, III
Adrian Almquist
John D. Anderson
Ronald J. Angione
J.Thomas Armstrong
Jim H. Bagley
Richard S. Baiz
Dolores Balzac
Eric Becklin
Christo T. Bekiaris
John A. Bell
Emilia P. Belserene
Richard N. Berger
Mary Ann Berry
William K. Blades
Richard S. Bogart
Karl-Heinz Bohm
Thomas Borlik
   in memory of James Cuffey
Stephen R. Boydston
Judith Braffman-Miller
Martha & Raymond Bright
Robert R. Brownlee
Henry Bulger
David Burstein
Suellen Cabe
Robert B. Caldwell
John W. Cary
Barbara A. Chaitin
Rilla Chaney
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Edward W. Coble
Jack J. Condon
Sarah G. Corder
Harold G. Corwin, Jr.
Rafael Costero
Debbie Crawford
   in memory of Connie Flenner
Walter W. Cruttenden, III
Paolo Custodi
Jacqueline A. Davidson
David Davis
Susana Deustua
Kenneth L. Dulaney
David W. Dunham
William R. Edgington
Noelle Edwards
Steven L. Ellis
Debbie Farkas
Allan E. Fenske
Julieta Fierro
Richard S. Freedman
James N. Fry
Barbara & Robert Gex
Frank D. Ghigo
James K. Gleim
Elizabeth M. Green
   in memory of Ray White
David Greisen
Dorothy G. Gronwall
James M. Gundersdorff
William L. Habeeb
Yasuharu Hanaoka
Robert B. Hanson
Mary Hardwick
Frank R. Harnden
Yoshikasu Hayashi
Dan Hill
Elmer D. Hill
James T. Himer
Elliott P. Horch
   in memory of Ruth Horch
Brian W. Horrocks
Roger A. Howerton
Paul E. Hoy
Rick Hudson
Mary C. Hughes
David E. Illig
Annette G. Iwamoto
Michael Jefferson
Alan T. Johnson
Thomas M. Jordan
Vesa T. Junkkarinen
Ken Kalina
Francis W. Keeler, Jr.
Wesley D. Kelly
Steven M. Klean
Lynda M. Klein
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Susumu Kobayashi
Helen L. Kohler
Cornelis J. Koomen
Gregory A. Koumbis
Fred L. Kracke
John B. Laird
Brewster W. Lamacchia
Laurence E. Lange
Nancy Lanning
Jeffrey F. Lockwood
Rowland E. Logan
Julie H. Lutz
Robert D. Magarian
Carolyn R. Mallory
Stephen P. Maran
Antonia O. Martinez
Charlene Mathias
Christopher W. Mauche
Kirsten Maynard
Joel E. McCrum
Carol & Rick Fregoso
William B. McIlwaine
Bridget A. McKay
Gary Wayne McLeod
Ruthanne Miller
Frederick P. Montana
Philip Morrison
Frank T. Murray
Alvyn I. Nacman
John R. Nelson
Landon Curt Noll
Ronald O. Nordstrom
Ronald J. Oliversen
Wayne Osborn
   in memory of Jurgen Stock
Oscar Pemantle
   in support of Bay Area Project ASTRO
Robert Penn
Alexander R. Peters
James G. Peters
Bradley M. Peterson
Jim J. Peterson
Ronald E. Pitts
Thomas E. Pruitt
Richard L. Rairden
Mario A. Ramos
Trina L. Ray
Adolfo Raymer
Mike D. Reynolds
Ed P. Rocker
David G. Rucker
Gary E. Sampson
Gary E. Sanger
Tom P. Sargent
Robert L. Schafer
Dave G. Schleicher
Charles A. Schweighauser
Francois Schweizer
Hugo E. Shane
Richard A. Shaw
Joseph D. Shidler
Seth Shostak
Evan D. Skillman
   in memory of Jason Cardell
Harding E. Smith
Janis I. Smith
Julie Steffen & Detlev Pansch
Terry M. Stephenson
Berton L. Stevens, Jr.
John J. Sunta, III
Ihor Szkolar
James D.Thursby
Alan Tokunaga
Donald F.Trantow
John D.Trasco
Seth L.Tuttle
Francis J.Waller
Frederick M.Walter
Bonnie J.Walters
Cynthia L.Weaver
Ray J.Weymann
Thomas E.Whittemore
Lee Anne Willson
Gene & Annamarie Wilson
Sidney C.Wolff

Family Members

John A. Anderson
Constance & Gary Armitage
Barry & Carol Beaman
Mary Ann Berry
Jeffrey Blohm
Martha & Raymond Bright
Daniel J. Burns
Stephen M. Burroughs
Patrick Cassen & Dorothy Woolum
Donald H. Close
Alan Gould
Carolyn Haas & Deborah Williams
Thomas Hamman
   gift membership for Amie Hamman
Edward & Sharon Harris
Viola Herzberg & David Zuccaro
Mary C. Hughes
Gabriele Jost
Nancy W. Koehler
Paul Kohlmiller
Brewster W. Lamacchia
Patricia Lawton & Joel Offenberg
Larry & Nancy Lebofsky
Kelvin Lee
   gift membership for Marlon Henvit
Alan Loceff
Julio & Nancy Lopez
Larry Loucka
Robert Lundstrom
Al Meckler
Peter T. Moore
Philip Morrison
Ronald E. Parkison
Thomas P. Ragouzis
Mario A. Ramos
Stephen & Sherri Sener
Frank R. Shaug
Alana Shindler
Julie Steffen & Detlev Pansch
Ray Stonecipher
Pam Storms
   gift membership for Keven Beach
William E. Strider
Scot Sutherland
John R.Teerlink
Leslie Thatcher
The Shelnutt Family
Mr. & Mrs. Fred Unterleitner
Bernhard U.Vainik
Blaine Van Ausdeln
Gay Van Horn
Larry & M. E.Wasser
Martin White & Joanne Cohn
Larry & Sharon Woods
Susan & Alan Wyatt

Supporter's Circle Members

Andrew M. Abrahams
Alfred A. Aburto, Jr.
Janet J. Asimov
Mary M. Barbo
Dale O. Baugh
Laura P. Bautz
Jeffrey & Lisa Bennett
Priscilla J. Benson
Dee & Wayne Blinka
Clinton C. Brooks
Charlie C. Brown
Matthew & Sally Buynoski
Barbara A. Chaitin
Clyde C. Chivens
John Covington
Steve & Juel Craig
Lisa A. Crist
Helene & John Dickel
John C. Diebel
David C. Donoho
Daniel C. Durie
Edward E. Elzey
Peter & Laurel Friday
Alan J. Friedman
Marc Gineris
Darrow E. Haagensen, Jr.
Russell A. Harding
David S. Heeschen
Dorothy A. Herbert
Jane Houston Jones &
Morris Jones
William E. Humphrey
Zeljko Ivezic
Gary F. Jaffe
Richard R. Joyce
Alan S. Kane
Stratos G. Kantounis
James & Sylvia Katzman
Robert G. Keckler
Francis W. Keeler, Jr.
Jeanne Kirkwood
Andy Kreyche
Harry Lemke
Philip Lockett
Jeffrey F. Lockwood
Kenneth Lum
Terry L. Mann
Ralph Mansfield
Steven P. Menaker
Philip & Noreen Mercaldi
Ted Mitchell
David Morrison
Casper J. Morsello
Gordon Myers
Craig Netwig
Robert T. O’Dell
Bruce Partridge
David T. Patterson
Michael Peck
Alexander R. Peters
Gary W. Portenier
Darwin R. Poulos
Wallace G. Pursell
Miguel A. Rivera
George C. Roberts
Donald F. Robertson
Dennis L. Schatz
Brock Schroeder
Gregory Schultz
Nancy Scott & David Smits
Dave Scrivner
Daniel L. Shaw
Sharon L. Shepherd
Tim & Kelle Slater
Elizabeth D. Springs
John A. Stevens
Edward C. Stone
Tana Tharalson
B. R.Thompson, Jr.
Eric W.Tilenius
Seth L.Tuttle
Richard M.Van Effen
Karen M.Vanlandingham
John A.Vickers
Wesley W.Walton
Elizabeth M.Warner
Thomas R.Williams
Raymond A.William, Jr.
Robert & Joyce Wisner
George H. Ziegle

Matching Gifts

Gartner, Inc.

In-Kind Support

John D. Anderson
Kyn/Hill Associates
Steven Highland
Leon Pauser
Jessie Rodgers

Combined Federal Campaign (CFC)

A special thanks to the federal, state, and local employees who contributed via payroll deduction.

Contributing Editors

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Katherine Bracher
Clifford Cunningham
Daniel Durda
Tom Ford
Louis Mayo
Richard Talcott
Christopher Wanjek

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