A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Gerlinger Lounge at the University of Oregon for A. Kingsley Weatherhead of Eugene, who died Aug. 29 of cancer. He was 87.
He was born Oct. 8, 1923, in Manchester, England, to Leslie and Evelyn Triggs Weatherhead. He married Ingrid Lien on Aug. 27, 1952, in London.
He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Cambridge University, England. He also earned a master’s degree from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and a Ph.D. from the University of Washington.
He served in the British Royal Navy. He worked as an English professor.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Lyn Weatherhead of Bergen, Norway, and Andrea Weatherhead of Seattle; a son, Leslie of Spokane; a sister, Margaret Caunt of Welwyn Garden City, England; and five grandchildren.
Arrangements by Andreason’s Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield. Remembrances to the A. Kingsley Weatherhead Professorship in English Endowment Fund at the UO.