As the new year opened, Yale Medicine received word of the passing of two people with long-standing connections to the School of Medicine.

Connie Quick Tolliver, who worked for more than 30 years in the Office of Alumni Affairs at the School of Medicine, died in Hamden, Conn., on December 24 of heart failure. She was 66. Tolliver, who retired in 1995, served as assistant to the director of alumni affairs.

Henry Martone Sr. died in Daytona Beach, Fla., of complications of diabetes on December 27. He was 69. Martone was a familiar presence at the annual reunions, driving a van that shuttled alumni among various tours and dinners.