a kicker! ("A
great cruise with an unforeseen ending," says Cal DeGolyer)
S. DeGolyer, Jr., BSAGR 43
Vice President, Upstate New York
ABOUT CALVIN S. DeGOLYER, JR., VICE
PRESIDENT, CLASS OF 1944
Resides in Castile,
New York. Cornell BS Agr ’43. Born
in Castile on May 10, 1922. Prepared
at Catile’s Perry High School.
At Cornell: Alpha Zeta fraternity. Occupation:
Farming at Table Rock Farm in Castile
beside Letchworth State Park. Retired
in 1992. Military Service: LTJG (USNR)
on LST 708 in Pacific during ’44-’45.
Married Edith Alida Raabe in Van Wert,
OH on Feb. 15, 1947. Sons: Calvin S.,
III and Todd; daughters: Christine and
Ruth Lee DeGolyer Hackett; grandsons:
Daniel Hackett and Calvin S. DeGolyer,
IV; and granddaughters Hanna Lee and
Melissa, and Ellen DeGolyer Hackett.
Cornellians in family: father C. Scott
DeGolyer, BSCE ’10; brothers Avery,
BS Agr ’39 and MS ’41; Willard,
BS Agr ’40 (the first Cornellian
killed in WWII); sister Elizabeth DeGol-yer
Niederhauser, BSHE, ’41; business
partner and nephew Willard DeGolyer,
BS Agr ’69; and legacy: daughter
Christine AB ’70.