The following message was sent to the campus community Oct. 24, 2017 - Ed.
I write to share the news that Dan Stimson, former W&M Director of Track and Field and Cross Country, has passed away from natural causes at MCV in Richmond, surrounded by family and friends. A tribute to him and his contributions to the university and Tribe Athletics can be found here.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, November 5, at 2 p.m. at Williamsburg United Methodist Church, 500 Jamestown Road. A reception will follow at St. Stephen Lutheran, 612 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg. For more information about the services or receptions, please call St. Stephen Lutheran Church at 757-229-6688. Dan's family will also be available at a Visitation/Reception from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday, November 4, in the Fellowship Hall at St. Stephen Lutheran Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to any of the following: the Daniel Stimson Memorial Scholarship at William & Mary, the Pauley Heart Center at VCU, or St. Stephen Lutheran Church of Williamsburg.
Senior Asst. Athletics Director, Public Affairs