William O. Waldhauer, 76, passed away Feb. 1, 2007. He was a resident of Centerville, Ga.

A graduate of Georgia Military Academy and Georgia Institute of Technology, he served as president of the ACerS Student Branch during his senior year. Waldhauer was a ceramic engineer with the Naval Ordinance Plant in Macon, Ga., and retired as a mechanical engineer from Robins Air Force Base.

He received numerous awards for his pottery, jewelry and sculptures.