Stephen Garczynski, research geneticist at the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Wapato, Washington, died Feb. 9.
Garczynski was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1960.
He received his bachelor’s degree in biology/genetics at Purdue University in 1983. At the University of Georgia, he earned his master’s degree in entomology in 1992 and his doctorate in entomology in 1999. He worked as a postdoctoral