Thomas D. Lazinski
Thomas D. Lazinski '11 ended his life on May 18, following a long battle with mental illness. He was 22. From early childhood, Lazinski was a promising violinist and composer, winning a 2004 Ray Charles songwriting competition and a 2007 Mark O'Connor music camp scholarship. He performed in numerous orchestras, and at many weddings, funerals, and other events. Lazinski is survived by his parents and stepparents.