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June 20, 2015
| Age 59
The Associated Press
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Elson Floyd, president of Washington State University, has died at 59 of complications from colon cancer.
Floyd had been president since 2007 and went on medical leave earlier this month. He died Saturday morning at Pullman Regional Hospital, said a school spokeswoman, Kathy Barnard.
"Though his prognosis and outlook remained positive, recently the illness took a more serious turn," wrote Board of Regents Chair Ryan Durkan in an...
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"Carmento -- it was with great sadness that I learned of the death of your wonderful husband. You have been in my thoughts and prayers, as well as all of your family. I have fond ..."
"My Condolence to Dr. Floyd mom, Daughter Jessica, Carminto Floyd and his step-son Kenny. I cleaned the president house @ WMU Dr. Floyd was a wonderful person to talk to. He was 1 in a ..."
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