By Tina Hilding, College of Engineering and Architecture
A Washington State University research project that aims to help the elderly stay in their homes longer has received support to take the idea to the marketplace.
PULLMAN, Wash. - Clifford Coleman Mosher III, 85, of Pullman, passed away Sunday. He died in Redlands, Calif., where he had moved to be closer to family. He is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Helene: his son Elliott (Julie) Mosher, and his daughter Alice Prescott.
Professor Mosher moved to Pullman in 1973 for the power professorship at WSU, and so enjoyed his work, he continued to teach well beyond retirement. His interest in electronics started in the Navy, where he served from 1945 to 1949. He earned his bachelor's degree from Michigan State, where he was initiated into Phi Kappa Phi; master's from University of Texas at Austin, and PhD from Stanford in 1965. One of many accomplishments while on faculty here was initiating the Western Protective Relay Conference.