Inez Felicitas Arend

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Inez Felicitas Arend

Birthplace: Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czech Republic
Death: September 08, 2004 (76)
Mountain View, Santa Clara County, CA, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Egon Arend and Mela K. Arend
Sister of Richard Michel Arend, twin of Ruth and Private

Managed by: Anna Warren Cebrian
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About Inez Felicitas Arend


Inez Felicitas Arend ’50, September 8, 2004, in her home in Mountain View, California, from cancer. At age 11, Inez arrived in the U.S. with her family, escaping the Nazi occupation of Prague, Czechoslovakia. She earned a BA in mathematics at Reed, then worked for the Army Corps of Engineers as a leading engineer—a unique position for a woman at the time. That precedence she continued at Santa Clara University, where she earned a master’s degree in electrical engineering. Inez lived in San Francisco and Mountain View, and worked for Lockheed, Bell Northern Research, and Nortel. Other accomplishments included her nine patents and membership in MENSA. She was a woman of courage and generosity, who possessed a zest for life. She made family and friends a primary focus, and enjoyed knitting, cooking, travel, music, and bridge. Survivors include her sister and extended family members.

Appeared in Reed magazine: February 2005

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Inez Felicitas Arend's Timeline

February 23, 1928
Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Prague, Czech Republic
September 8, 2004
Age 76
Mountain View, Santa Clara County, CA, United States