In Memory of Robert E. Reinert ’57

ROBERT E. REINERT ’57 of Athens, Georgia, died Feb. 16, 2023. At Ripon, he majored in biology and participated in athletics and Sigma Chi/Omega Sigma Chi. During summers, he studied fish biology and limnology at the University of Michigan Biology Station. He served in the U.S. Army at Fort Sam Houston in Texas, then received a master’s degree in toxicology and a Ph.D. in fisheries from the University of Michigan. He was a federal scientist at the Great Lakes Fisheries Lab in Ann Arbor, Michigan, then spent 27 years at the University of Georgia, as leader of the Georgia Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit and a faculty member in the School of Forestry and Natural Resources. He was an avid fisherman. Survivors include one son and one daughter.

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Robert E. Reinert '57