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Current Plaques and Memorials: K

Hofstra University is the home to a large number of Plaques and Memorials. Whether it is a dedicated tree, bench, or an entire garden, Hofstra University is a perfect location to honor someone part of an award winning campus and renowned Arboretum. If you want to Dedicate a Plaque, Hofstra University will work with you to find the perfect memorial.

The following is a directory of our current Plaques and Memorials:

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LAST NAMEFIRST NAMEWORDINGLOCATION
KADIS Beatrice In Memory of Beatrice Kadis (1901-2001) Great Aunt Paperbark Japanese Maple Roosevelt northside, left of west entry
KAKOULIDIS Costas In Loving Memory of Costas Kakoulidis '92, MBA '94 A genuine, gentle man who touched many lives. Bench-TBA
KALAFER Ruth KALAFER. The Lion, Fighting Spirit. Hofstra Volleyball has the Spirit of a Lion and the Pride of a Team. In loving memory of Ruth Kalafer. Donated by Fran Kalafer' Physical Education Comples, West Side
KASSEL Norman Zelkova seratta- A Living Memorial by Norman Kassel (1928-1993) Tree-Zelkova tree Student Center west along steps just north of loading dock
KAYWOOD Kevin This Living Memorial Garden is Dedicated to the Memory of Our Son Kevin Abe Kaywood Mar. 5, 1992-Feb. 28, 2006 God Bless you Son Look over us Garden-w/bench and associated plantings Plant Department Northwest corner of north lawn
KAZAN Lainie In Honor of Lainie Kazan, Singer and Actress Japanese Maple, red leaf 9'x 6' bronze plaque Herbert School of Communication S side raised Planter in NW corner
KELLY Allison Allison Kelly Court. Court One. In Memory of Allison Kelly, '05 Women's Tennis Team Member from 2001-2004, whose dedication, commitment and friendship was respected and admired by all members of the Hofstra Athletic Community. She was a loving daughter, sister and teammate, who served as an exemplary role model, both on and off the tennis court. Kelly Court provides a lasting legacy of Allison for all who play here and the naming of this court serves as a thank you from an athletic department grateful to have called her a member of the Pride.
"In life the beginnings are often tough, the ends are often sad, but it's the stuff in between that really matters."
Large bronze plaque on a feather rock on the west end empty tennis court. Allison's photo on top with these words.
KENIGSBERG Abby & Reuben In Loving Memory of Our Parents Abby and Reuben Kenigsberg Pinetum South of Heger Large Katsura tree
KENNEDY Sibilia In Loving Memory of Sibilia E. Kennedy "Outstanding Teacher, Eternal Student and Dedicated Scholar, Chemistry & Natural Science Dept.-1959-1988 Tree-Hauser/South. London Plane tree
KENNEDY Maureen & Jimmy In Loving Memory of Maureen "Mo" and Jimmy Kennedy Always Love You, "Your Son Colm" Bench with hydrangea bush Arena north side east end of Patio, front of barberry
KERMELIS SEE Ciampi #20; shared plaque next to bench Portsmouth House
KIRKPATRICK STACEY In Loving Memory of Stacey Kirkpatrick 2013 Pinetum, West of Mason Hall, Base of Monkey Puzzle Tree
KIZNER-GOLDSTEIN Ami In Memory of Ami Kiizner-Goldstein Her Laugh, A Smile …And we knew it would be alright Love Family and Friends Hagedorn Hall Souteast corner of lawn, Cherry tree w/ plaque
KIRSCHNER Louis In loving memory of the most wonderful Dad Louis M. Kirschner Tree-5 Chionanthus- Bird Sanctuary, Sonybird Study area
KLEIN Lena & Alexander In Memory of Lena & Alexander Klein--1983 Tree-USA\ South 3 Crimson King Maple (ctr-Maple)
KLEINHANS Bob This garden is Dedicated In Loving Memory to Bob Keleinhans (1935-2001) Through these windows, And Bob's creative imagination, Holidays become special to all of us Memorial Hall East, south wall garden between wall & walk 125# with plaque and plants
KLOPMAN Roberta & Ted In Honor of the 50th Anniversary of Roberta and Ted Klopman--March 28th 2003 Student Center Patio East Ramp-large planter with Juniper and plaque
KOLB Max In Loving Memory of Max Benjamin Kolb 2003 Memorial placed by family and friends Bench and associated Plantings, Herbert School of Communication east/ south of entry doors
KRAUS Jeffrey Jeffrey C. Kraus Garden- In Loving Memory (1939-1993) for Inspiration our Hearts and Imagination (S & O) Garden-Herbert School of Communication West/Audio Journal-left of doors, to corner