Research shows the success of a bacterial community depends on its shape.
A funeral Mass was held March 4 for Walter C. Kelley, 66, of Chelmsford, who died on March 2. Mr. Kelley had been a security officer at Lincoln Laboratory since 1987. He is survived by his wife, Marion Dagostino Kelley; his mother, Lillian Mechling Kelley of Chelmsford; five daughters, Aileen Jeffers and Rosemary Demers of Bar Harbor, ME, Marion Collazo of Stuartville, NJ, Regina Keating of West Topsham, VT, and Tara Meeghan Vachon of Nashua, NH; three sons, Charles A. of Woburn, James E. of Billerica, and Walter Kelley of Pepperell, and 15 grandchildren. Remembrances may be sent to the American Cancer Society.
A version of this article appeared in the March 10, 1993 issue of MIT Tech Talk (Volume 37, Number 25).