Greg Trandel
Greg Trandel

Greg Trandel, an associate professor of economics, passed away Oct. 21 in Athens. He was 52.

A native of Chicago, Trandel was the son of Lois Schwerdtfeger Trandel and the late Raymond Trandel, and was preceded in death by a brother, Henry Trandel.

Survivors in addition to his mother include his wife, Margaret Jean Trandel; daughter, Elizabeth Treacy Trandel; and sons, Philip James Trandel and Luke Edward Trandel, all of Athens.

The family will be welcoming friends at one of Greg and Marg's favorite local venues, CinĂ©, at 234 W. Hancock Avenue in Athens from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 2. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Greg's honor to AIDS Athens or Ciné.

A full obituary for Trandel is available online.