Date: Oct 11, 2012 2:58 PM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: Jonathan Groves (1981-2011)

Dang. RIP Jonathan

Bob Hansen

On Oct 11, 2012, at 2:23 PM, "Dave L. Renfro" <renfr1dl@cmich.edu> wrote:

> A few minutes ago I learned that Jonathan Groves died on
> 4 June 2011 at the age of 29.
>
> I learned this from this Editor's Note at the end of
>
> Jonathan Groves, "An elementary counterexample in the
> compact-open topology", American Mathematical Monthly
> 119 #8 (October 2012), 693-694.
>
> The Editor's Note follows:
>
> Johnathan Groves passed away on June 4, 2011 at the
> age of 29 before this note was accepted. The Monthly
> thanks a colleague of Jonathan's, who wishes to remain
> anonymous, who saw the note through revisions and proofs.
> We extend our deepest condolences to Jonathan's family.
>
> According the [1], Jonathan has 2068 archived posts in
> Math Forum. I can recall many of these being quite lengthy
> posts, and probably a large majority of his posts were
> made in the math-teach group. It appears that Jonathan
> begin posting in early February 2009 and his last post
> appears to have been made on 25 April 2011.
>
> [1] http://mathforum.org/kb/profile.jspa?userID=232618
>
> I found the following on-line obituary:
>
> http://tinyurl.com/9to8tvj
>
> Dave L. Renfro