Ms. Booker: Payroll Collections
Jeanette Booker, former director of collections, died on August 24 at
the age of 52.
Ms. Booker began working at the University in 1966 and left on long-term
disability in 1997 where she was director of collections in the payroll
She is survived by her mother, Margaret Newsome; a sister; a niece;
several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Dr. Burros: Urology
Dr. Harry M. Burros, emeritus associate professor of urology in surgery
and former president of the medical board of Graduate Hospital, died on
August 29 at the age of 78.
Dr. Burros came to Penn in 1956 as an associate professor of urology.
In 1978, he became a clinical associate professor of urology in surgery
and held that post until he became emeritus in 1993.
While at Graduate Hospital, he twice served as president of the medical
board and was chairman of the urology department for more than 30 years.
He also was a staff member of Underwood-Memorial Hospital.
He is survived by two daughters, Kitty N. Dobritt and Ann B. Zolot;
and six grandchildren.