UB remembers faculty members Brenda Haughey, Albert Ermanovics and Harold R. Ortman

UB faculty members Brenda Haughey, Albert Ermanovics, Harold R. Ortman recently passed away.

Brenda Haughey, a former associate professor in the School of Nursing, died on Sept. 19. She retired from UB in 2000. A memorial service for Haughey was held at North Presbyterian Church in Williamsville on Oct. 8, according to a UB news release. Haughey was 75 years old.

Albert Ermanovics, a former associate director for Student Life in the Harriman Student Center on South Campus, died Oct. 10. Ermanovics died after suffering from congestive heart failure, according the UB news release. Ermanovics worked at UB over 45 years and was 73 years old.

Harold R. Ortman, a former professor and longtime faculty member in the School of Dental Medicine, died Oct. 14. Ortman was placed in hospice care in Wesley Rehabilitation Center in Getzville prior to his death. Ortman helped to create UB’s Department of Removable Prosthodontics in 1964. He was 98 years old.

Ashley Inkumsah is the co-senior news editor and can be reached at ashley.inkumsah@ubspectrum.com