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Orpha June Merrill McNaughton
School of Nursing

Orpha June Merrill McNaughton, B.S.N., R.N., Instructor in Nursing (Foundations)

B.S.N., University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1958.

Instructor in Nursing (Foundations), University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1959-1960. McNaughton resigned from this position August 12, 1960.

In June 1955, while a student at the University, Merrill was elected secretary-treasurer of Adelia Cheever House, a residence for women students. In 1959 Merrill was married to Robert L. McNaughton, a printer, and they resided in Ann Arbor. She died in Ann Arbor in 1978 at age 42.