Lucie A. Strayer, 95, of Hilton Head Island, S.C. died Tuesday, June 24, 2008. She was born Nov. 17, 1912 in Rotterdam, Netherlands and educated in The Netherlands and Switzerland as a naturalist. A member of the Dutch Resistance, she was smuggled to Sweden after the Nazis put a price on her head.
After World War II, she went to the Dutch East Indies as a naturalist and later served in that capacity on ships of the Holland-American Line where she met and married Donald Bischoff from Massachusetts in 1954.
After he passed away, she married Luther M. Strayer, Jr., M.D. in 1969. She traveled...