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In Memoriam

Daniel Kluchinski

Daniel Kluchinski, department chair of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, passed away on October 16, 2017, with his husband at his side after an incredible fight with cancer. He was 54.

Kluchinski, of Rocky Hill, N.J., received his undergraduate degree from Rutgers (CC ’85) and his master’s degree from Purdue University in 1987. He spent his career at the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station as a professor and agricultural agent, originally working in Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Mercer County and then as associate director of Cooperative Extension and chair of the Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

He is survived by his husband of 29 years, W. J. “Brad” Bradhering; parents Joseph and Florence Kluchinski; brothers (and sister-in-laws) Dave (Dawn) and Don (Carol) Kluchinski; and nieces and nephews Joe, Dana, Catherine, Allie, Rachel, and Jack.

In lieu of flowers, consider making a memorial contribution to the Dan Kluchinski Memorial Scholarship Fund; c/o Matt Weismantel; Senior Director – Office of the Chancellor, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 96 Davidson Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8062. Please make checks out to the Rutgers Foundation with “Dan Kluchinski Memorial Scholarship” in the memo.

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