[Athen] Information about Ron Stewart
hkramer at ahead.org
Wed Jun 14 15:50:33 PDT 2017
FYI - received a message from Ron's ex-wife today that Ron would like to
receive phone calls.
The number is below in Sean's email.
On Fri, Jun 9, 2017 at 5:26 PM, ATHEN President <athenpresident at gmail.com>
> Hello all,
> On behalf of the Executive Council at ATHEN, I am are saddened to inform
> our community about the health of one of our longtime members and leaders
> in the field of access technology.
> Ron Stewart, one of the founding members of ATHEN (Access Technology in
> Higher Education Network), a member of the Executive Board at AHEAD
> (Association on Higher Education and Disability), and a life-long advocate
> for accessibility, has recently gone into hospice care with significant
> health complications.
> Should you decide to call or visit, please know that he is slipping in and
> out of awareness and may not remember all details. Any cards, letters,
> photos, or flowers would be welcome at the care facility (please make sure
> to label photos). Your voice, your presence, your thoughts and messages of
> love and support will all be welcome.
> Melanie Thornton and Wink Harner will be setting up a Caring Bridge page
> to help Ron’s family with funeral and legal costs. Contributions above
> actual costs will be directed to create a scholarship in Ron’s name.
> Details will follow with links to the Caring Bridge page as soon as
> Please note that Ron no longer has a cell phone. You may use the care
> facility phone line to reach him. Here is his contact information:
> Ron Stewart
> c/o Jefferson Lodge
> 664 SE Jefferson Street
> Dallas OR 97338
> Phone: 503-623-8104 <(503)%20623-8104>
> Thank you for the support, encouragement, and love you can send his way.
> Yours truly,
> Sean Keegan and ATHEN Executive Council
> For more information, contact:
> Wink Harner
> Adaptive Technology Consulting & Training
> Alternative Text & Media Production
> The Foreign Type
> Cell: 480-984-0034 <(480)%20984-0034>
> foreigntype at gmail.com
> winkharner1113 at gmail.com
> ATHEN EXECUTIVE COUNCIL – Member at Large
> athen-list mailing list
> athen-list at mailman13.u.washington.edu
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