Longtime University of Portland board member William Tagmyer died Sept. 27. He was 75.

A longtime leader in the steel industry, Mr. Tagmyer oversaw the UP committee that recruited new board members. He also served on boards for the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Providence Heart and Vascular Institute and Easter Seals Society of Oregon.

He is survived by his wife Lucy, Lake Oswego; four children; and nine grandchildren.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at the UP chapel at 10:30 a.m., Monday, Oct. 7.