MACK MEMORIAL: Memorials Set For Journalism Professor
A memorial for Barbara Marie Mack is being held on Sunday, Sept. 9, at 2 p.m. at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines. Barbara, who was 59, died at her Des Moines home on Aug. 23 after a sudden illness.
Mack was an assistant director and associate professor in the Greenlee School of Journalism at Iowa State, where she began teaching in 1986 following work as legal counsel for The Des Moines Register.
The memorial service is also being held Friday, September 7th on the north side of the Campanile on ISU’s Central Campus. It runs from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. but a special program including speakers starts at 2:30 p.m. Details on the speakers have not been finalized.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Greenlee School of Journalism and Communication, Friends of Iowa Public Television or the Animal Rescue of League of Iowa.