In Memory of William Moran ’54

WILLIAM J. MORAN ’54 of Georgetown, Texas, died Dec. 17, 2021. At Ripon, he majored in physical education, was MVP of his football team, and participated in athletics, ROTC and Sigma Alpha Epsilon/Delta Sigma Psi. He received two graduate degrees from the University of Detroit. He served as a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army, stationed in Germany; a teacher with the Detroit Public Schools; championship football coach; a member of his parish council, credit union, school and library board; and a political and labor union activist. He loved to travel, especially to historical locations; volunteering in the community; and golf, bridge, book clubs, fishing, gardening, cooking, and canning chili sauce and pickles with his daughter. Survivors include his wife, KIM KENNEY MORAN ’57; and two daughters.