Eugene M. Bernstein obituary

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Eugene M. Bernstein

Eugene M. Bernstein, a former Western Michigan University faculty member, died Feb. 20 in San Diego, California. He was 85.

Bernstein, professor emeritus of physics, joined the WMU faculty in 1968 and retired in 1992 after almost 24 years of service to the University. He was a professor of physics and chair of the department, including helping establish WMU’s physics doctoral program during his tenure.


Memorial gifts may be made to the Duke University Department of Physics or Freedom Service Dogs of America. Condolences can be sent to 9521 Oviedo St., San Diego, California, 92129.