Dallas Works Memorial - Employees In Remembrance

Mike Northrup WILLARD "MIKE" NORTHRUP, born Aug. 18, 1914 in Waterloo, IA, joined his maker July 13, 1997. Mike retired as Vice President and Works Manager of Western Electric (Lucent Technologies) in 1979. He served as a volunteer in the emergency room of Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas for 18 years. Respected member and elder of Preston Hollow Presbyterian Church. Mike was a member of the Kiwanis Club, The Chamber of Commerce, and served on the Board of Directors at United Way, The Way Back House, and the YMCA. Mike was also awarded the Silver Beaver Award for his outstanding service to the Boy Scouts. Most importantly, Mike was a loving husband, father, grandfather, mentor, friend, and fishin' buddy to all that knew him. At the time of his death, he was survived by his beloved wife Dorothy of 59 years, daughter Patricia and Judith, son Michael, 8 grand-children, and 5 great-great-children. He will surely be missed by all the lives he touched.