Obituary: Robert N. Burrows
The Chancellor’s Office has received word that Dr. Robert Burrows, age 96 of Whitewater, died on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Burrows came to UW-Whitewater in 1965 and retired as a professor of English in 1993 and was granted emeritus status.
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
Memorial donations can be sent to the Robert and Marion Burrows English Scholarship Fund c/o UW-Whitewater Foundation, Inc., 800 W. Main Street, Whitewater, WI 53190 or Fairhaven Foundation, 435 W. Starin Road, Whitewater, WI 53190, designating the Fairhaven Benevolence Fund in memory of Robert Burrows.
The campus flag will be lowered to half-staff on Friday, May 1, 2020 in his honor.