Terrorist Attack in the Rome Airport - December 1973

17 December 1973

A major tragedy to affect the Saudi Aramco communities was the Rome Airport terrorist attack on 17th December 1973.

John E. Ladner

6 December 1973

John E. Ladner, Sr., father of John E. Ladner, Jr., and of Renee Ladner, both of Dhahran, died here unexpectedly on Thursday, Dec. 6.

Thomas D. Durrance

25 November 1973

Thomas D. Durrance, former vice president of Public Relations and of Aramco Overseas Company, died on Nov. 25 of leukemia. He was 56 years old.

June Hill

26 October 1973

Memorial services were held last Wednesday in the Dhahran Theater for Mrs. June Hill who died in Dhahran on Friday, October 26.

Vemon E. Miller

18 September 1973

Vemon E. Miller, shift coordinator, Plants Division, Abqaiq Plants and Pipelines Department, died of a heart attack in Abqaiq on Tuesday, September 18.

Twelve Aramco Employees Died

5 August 1973

Twelve Aramco employees died Sunday morning, August 5, in a fire that occurred when crude oil ignited after escaping from a pipeline that was being repaired.

William G. Burmester

12 July 1973

Funeral services were held this morning at the Dhahran Theater for William G. Burmester, who died unexpectedly last Thursday, July 12.

Scott W. Garner

11 July 1973

Scott W. Garner, son of Mr. and Mrs. William V. Garner of Dhahran, died last Wednesday, July 11. Funeral services were conducted at the Dhahran Theater on Monday, July 16.

Douglas M. Loeb

6 April 1973

Douglas M. Loeb, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Michael Loeb, Jr., of Dhahran, was killed in a motorcycle accident in Arizona on Friday, April 6.

Edward G. (Shirley) Hoag

19 February 1973

The company has been notified of the death of Mrs. Edward G. (Shirley) Hoag on February 19 in California.

K. Jack Arey

26 January 1973

Memorial services were held in the Dhahran Theater this morning for Mr. K. Jack Arey, who died here suddenly on Friday, Jan. 26.

J. K. Christensen

14 December 1972

Word has been received that Mrs. J. K. Christensen has died in Los Angeles.