In Memoriam: James Paul Thorburn (1946–2022)
Longstanding IEEE NL volunteer and Former Section Chair, Paul Thorburn Passes Away at 76
Published: Dec 8, 2022 by IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador Section
The IEEE NL Section is deeply saddened to hear the news of passing of Paul Thorburn, at the age of 76. Paul assumed various roles within the IEEE NL section executive over the years, being chair of the IEEE NL Section in 1992 and chair of the Newfoundland Electrical and Computer Engineering Conference (NECEC) in 1995. For his “outstanding and longtime contributions to section and regional activities,” Paul received the J.J. Archambault Eastern Canada Merit Award in 2013.
The IEEE NL Section is deeply saddened to hear the news of Paul's passing. He was a longstanding and dedicated volunteer within the Section. https://t.co/lbqy1BuP7i— IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador (@ieeenlca) December 8, 2022
Funeral arrangements and memorial service details can be found at Carnell’s website.