Hammond, Milton A.

April 15, 2005

MILTON A. "DOC" HAMMOND, 58 of Camp Street, died Thursday, April 14, 2005, at his home. Born October 26, 1946 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of Herbert and Nancy (Swartz) Hammond. He graduated from the City College of Baltimore in 1964 and received his BS Degree and Masters Degree in Psychology from Towson State University in Baltimore. In 1977, he received his Doctorate in Psychology from Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago. He began his teaching career at Nebraska-Wesleyan University in Lincoln, Nebraska and since 1987, he taught Psychology at Norwich University in Northfield, VT. While at Norwich, he was appointed full professor and later became chairman of the Psychology Department. On August 16, 1969, he married Nancy Snyder in De Witt, NY. Following their marriage, they made their home in Baltimore, Maryland, Chicago, Illinois, and Lincoln, Nebraska and since 1987 at their present residence in Barre Town. He was passionate about his family, his students, and Bass fishing. Spending time at the family cottage on Lake Champlain in Alburg, VT was a special event. He founded the Norwich University Cigar Club, established the Norwich Chapter of Psi Chi, the National Psychology Honor Society, and started the RAT Olympics as part of the educational/psychology program there. Survivors include his mother, Nancy Swartz Hammond of Baltimore, MD; his wife, Nancy Snyder Hammond of Barre Town; a daughter, Elizabeth Hammond of New York, NY; three sons, Daniel Hammond and his wife, Leslie of Barre, Joe Hammond and his fiancee, Stephanie Wilmot of Portland, OR, and Chris Hammond and his fiancee Christina Lowery of Boston, MA; two grandchildren, Alice and David Hammond, both of Barre; a brother, Kim Hammond DVM of Baltimore, MD; nieces and nephews. His father, Herbert Hammond and a sister, Linda Scovill, predeceased him. A Service of Remembrance and Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, April 17, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. in the White Chapel at Norwich University in Northfield, VT. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Development Office, ATTN: Allison Sultan, Norwich University, 158 Harmon Drive, Northfield, VT 05663. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hooker and Whitcomb Funeral Home, 7 Academy Street, Barre.

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