Mark Ketchum

Prominent Bay Area bridge designer and structural engineer Mark Ketchum died on Feb. 24, 2014, at the age of 60 after a year-long battle with cancer. Ketchum, a long-time Berkeley resident, was the designer of many notable projects, including the new Carquinez Bridge and the Berkeley Pedestrian Overcrossing over Interstate 80.

Read his full obituary, published on Berkeleyside today.

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