College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Professor Emeritus Jonathan Cryer
We are so sad to inform you that our dear friend and colleague, Professor Emeritus Jonathan Cryer passed away peacefully at home yesterday after a long battle with cancer. Jon was hired in 1966, joining Allen Craig, Lloyd Knowler, Bob Hogg, Byron Cosby, James Hickman, John Birch, and Tim Robertson in the then newly created Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science.
Jon was a gifted and gentle man, who will be greatly missed.
Services are with Gay & Ciha in Iowa City: https://gayandciha.com/tribute/details/3759/Jonathan-Cryer/obituary.html#content-start