Phillip Boxer, one of the earliest faculty members at Metropolitan State College of Denver, chair of its English Deprt. and dean of the School of Liberal Arts, passed away Jan. 13, 2014, in Denver. He was 97.
Rabbis Joseph Black and Steven Foster officiated at the Jan. 16 service held at Temple Emanuel. Interment followed at Emanuel Cemetery. Feldman Mortuary made the arrangements.
Daughter Sarah Boxer said that her father “was a born manager, a self-made scholar, a memorable teacher and a lifetime flaneur who loved watching society hum.”