Orval Lee Ulry
Feb. 13, 2007
Orval Lee Ulry, former head of what was known at the time as the Department of Teacher Education at Western Michigan University, died Dec. 9 in Westerville, Ohio. He was 89.
Ulry came to WMU in the late 1960s and served about five years at the University. His 40-year education career included posts as a high school teacher, superintendent, college assistant dean of education and deputy director of education for a U.S. embassy in India. He retired in 1979 from Western Illinois University as professor emeritus.
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