Local Services for Professor
Arambel To Be Held Monday, March 14
Contact: Erika Mantz
UNH Media Relations
March 14, 2005
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire mourns the death
of Stella Arambel, assistant professor of psychology. She died at
Exeter Hospital following a car accident on Route 108 Wednesday,
March 9, 2005.
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Visiting hours will be held Monday, March 14, from 6-8 p.m. at
the Kent & Pelczar Funeral Home, 77 Exeter Street, Newmarket,
Born May 7, 1973 in Norwalk, Ca. Arambel was the daughter of John
Paul Arambel and Victoria Stella (Telles) Arambel, of Chino, California.
She received both her BA in 1995 and her Ph. D. in 2002 from the
University of California at Riverside. After a two-year post-doctoral
fellowship at Northwestern University she came to the University
of New Hampshire, in August of 2004, as an assistant professor of
At the University of New Hampshire she did research on cognitive
processing. Her work on memory and language comprehension in conjunction
with how the human mind functions was widely recognized. In addition
she was a very talented teacher and advisor to both undergraduate
and graduate students.
In addition to her parents she leaves behind her daughter Maileen
Liu of Durham; her siblings, Matthew John Arambel of Upland, Ca.,
Jessica Joyce Arambel of Chino, Ca. and Renee Pamela Arambel of
Chino, Ca.; her special aunt Pamela Sue Arambel of Durham; and many
other relatives, friends and colleagues.
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