Obituaries

ATM industry veteran dies

LeRoy Huntimer, a respected veteran of the ATM industry, died of Glioblastoma Multiforme cancer on Dec. 9. He was 56. [Continue]

Kansas State ag expert dies

Dr. Barry Flinchbaugh, a revered ag policy expert from Kansas State University, Manhattan, died Tuesday morning in Topeka, Kan. He was 78 years old. Flinchbaugh was well-known and admired in his field, and was the third person to be honored with the Blanchfield Award from the American Bankers Association. [Continue]

Premier Banks founder dies

Donald B. Regan, founder and chair of Premier Banks, Maplewood, Minn., died at age 91 on Oct. 23, peacefully surrounded by family. He founded the bank in 1974 as Maplewood State Bank, which was the smallest of Minnesota’s 714 banks at the time with $1.5 million in capital and no clients. Now, Premier’s assets are at $1.1 billion, with $123 million in capital. [Continue]

Former ICBA chair passes away

Michigan banker Jim MacPhee passed away after a year-long battle with brain cancer at Rose Arbor Hospice in Michigan on earlier this month. [Continue]