My grandfather died on the Titanic 100 years ago

This has an interview with my grandmother, Lily May Futrelle, on the Titanic 50th anniversary (Audio link at the end of the article), as well as a video of me.

http://www.patriotledger.com/features/x1082436822/Postcards-radio-interview-tell-story-of-Titanic-survivor-from-Scituate

I will expand on this later.

(As of February 22, 2012, I too am a grandfather: Lorenzo Futrelle Ballerini.  Pictures will appear in a separate post.)

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About heartandmindandme

Husband and father. Wise and droll wife and three wonderful kids. Scientist all my long life - Physics, Biology, Computer Science, and more. Washington, DC and Leesburg, VA public schools. MIT bachelor's and PhD. Faculty member of U. of Illinois and Northeastern U. for 25 years until recent retirement. Member of Marine Biological Lab, Woods Hole, MA. Like: Classical music plus instrumental folk and old jazz, or just sit and watch the sky, trees, birds, rain, wind, and snow.
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