Herbert Weldon Kirby

Sept. 23, 2013

Herbert Weldon Kirby (BS Chem Egr ’56) of Longwood, Fla., died unexpectedly in Denville on June 2, 2013. He was 79.

The eldest child of the late Mary (Jakovich) and Victor Kirby, he was born Nov. 21, 1933, in Birmingham, Mich. 

A graduate of Baldwin High School in Birmingham, Kirby received a degree in chemical engineering from Michigan State University 1956, where he met his wife, Joan (Heflin) Kirby.