January 15, 2018

It is with deep sadness that we share the passing of MBL Emeritus Trustee Dr. David Sheprow who died January 5, 2018, at Falmouth Hospital at the age of 93.

The MBL flag will be lowered in his memory.

Dr. Sheprow had a long association with the MBL. He was a visiting investigator in the 1960s and 1970s, was a member of the MBL Society (formerly MBL Corporation) since 1966, was a member of the MBL Associates, and served as a MBLTrustee from 1971 to 1977. Dr. Sheprow was also a friend of the MBLWHOI Library. In addition to being a Library Reader, he served as the chair of the Library’s Joint Users Committee from 1991 to 2009.

An obituary can be viewed here.