In memoriam: Vickie Frohne

Vickie Frohne

Fermilab user and former employee Vickie Frohne, 58, passed away on April 25.

Frohne worked as a beamline physicist in the Research Division in the 1980s before she left to obtain a Ph.D. in atomic physics from Kansas State University. More recently, she was a collaborator on the MINOS neutrino experiment. She also led an effort to restore a historic Cockcroft-Walton accelerator at her alma mater, Elmhurst College.

Frohne was an associate professor of physics at Holy Cross College in Notre Dame, Indiana.

Frohne’s family will receive friends at Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Avenue, La Porte, Indiana, today from 5-8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 29, from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m.

Read Frohne’s obituary.