The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Richard A. Yasko, age 88 of Whitewater, died on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019 at his home. Yasko came to UW-Whitewater in 1976 and retired as a professor of history and philosophy in 2005. When he retired, Yasko was awarded emeriti status.
A memorial will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at a time and place to be determined.
The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Friday, June 28 in his honor.