Obituary for Elizabeth M Brumfiel
Date of Birth: 3/10/1945
Date of Death: 1/1/2012
Brumfiel, Elizabeth M., Ph.D. 66, archeologist and Professor of Anthropology at Northwestern University and formerly of Albion College, passed away peacefully on January 1, 2012. Aspecialist on Aztec culture,Elizabeth earned her Ph.D. and B.S. in Anthropology from University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and her M.S.from UCLA. She served as President of the American Anthropological Association from 2003-2005. Beloved wife of 45 years to Vincent Brumfiel; cherished mother of Geoffrey (fiancFe Natasha Gilbert) Brumfiel; sister of Fran (Gerald) Johnson; daughter ofthe late George Menco Stern and Rosella Taitch Stern; dearest friend of Cynthia Robin. Services are being planned.