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Hard times and hope, 1970s-2000s

Submitted by Cecelia Broadus Jones from Chicago, IL
daughter of Robert Broadus, Class of '74
  • BS El Ed '76; MS Education 1982; Ph.D. Education 1998

Remembering Robert Broadus


My name is Cecelia Broadus Jones, I am the only child of Robert Broadus. He attended Iowa State University from 1970-1978, and again from 1996-1999. He received his B.S., M.A. and Ph.D. in education from Iowa State University. He was also a faculty member in the early eighties.

My father died of a heart attack on 06/07/2004. I miss him terribly, and I just wondered if someone out there remembers him fondly.

I am 29 years old, I am married and have two small children, Miles David Jones (5 years old) and Sara Grace Jones (1 year old). My father did live to meet my son, but sadly he died when Miles was only two years old. Please if anyone has ever met or have any fond memories of my father, please email me. I keep hoping the sadness will go away but I need to know other people loved him as I did.

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