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In Memoriam: Wroe
3:25 pm CST January 15, 2019

Gerald Slocum Wroe, a New Trier graduate, of New Bern, N.C., born Dec. 10, 1934 to Gerald and Leola Wroe in St. Louis, died Jan. 7. He graduated from New Trier High School and attended Lawrence University and the University of California at Berkeley. He then joined the United States Marine Corps and was honorably discharged in 1961. Wroe was a media executive with broad experience in marketing and magazine publishing. He was the Director of Corporate Marketing, for Meredith Corporation.