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Lada Hulka Young ’47

Lada, an information systems analyst who worked at Princeton and Sunoco, died Nov. 17, 2018.

A chemistry and economics major, Lada was also a U.S. delegation representative while at Swarthmore, traveling to Czechoslovakia. As a news correspondent in the 1960s, Lada wrote articles about political issues and Prague.

“She was a brilliant woman who was a superhero to her family and friends,” her loved ones wrote. “Elegant and proper in everything she did—from the way she spoke to how she dressed—she led those in her life by not only the spoken word, but by example, as well.”