MCC Daily Tribune Archive

Passing of Paul Pierce, Professor Emeritus


I regret to inform you that Paul Pierce, professor emeritus, passed away Sunday, January 11.  Paul retired from MCC in 1994, after teaching for the Department of Human Services for 24 years.  He chaired the department in 1980-81.

Paul earned his bachelor's degree at the University of New Hampshire and his master's degree at the University of Rochester.

Calling hours will be Tuesday 7-9 p.m., Wednesday 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at Miller Funeral Homes, Inc. (3325 Winton Road South).  The funeral service will be celebrated Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in the Oasis of Hope Community Church (1378 Trolley Rd., Palmyra).

In lieu of flowers friends may contribute to the American Heart Association in his memory.  Messages of sympathy may be sent to his wife, Donna Sanfilipo Pierce, at 4055 Miner Rd., Palmyra, NY 14522.

R. Thomas Flynn
President's Office
01/13/2004