Death – Obituaries : Dr. Eric Varner, Professor of Bassoon at Lynn University Has Died.
Friends and families are paying tributes on social media to Beloved Dr. Eric Varner who recently passed away.
We learned of the death of above mentioned individual from the following tributes posted on social media.
I am incredibly upset to report that Dr. Eric Varner, Professor of Bassoon at Lynn University and owner and proprietor of TrevCo-Varner Music has passed away suddenly while in Thailand on tour with the Pen Trio. This was confirmed to Lynn University by his father earlier this morning.
At this time, little else has been publicly reported and may remain that way for some time while they cope with this sudden tragedy.
Please keep this wonderful man and true pillar of our double reed community in your thoughts.
IDRS offers our deepest condolences to the friends and family of bassoonist and IDRS member, Eric Varner. His presence in our community/conferences will be so deeply missed. We will share more as it becomes available, in addition to working on plans to honor him and his work.
— IDRS (@IDRS) October 4, 2019
Absolutely heartbroken to hear about Eric Varner’s death. There are just no words. Sending so much love to his family and studio. If anyone has any memorial information, please let us know.
— Barton Cane (@BartonCane) October 4, 2019
So heartbroken about the loss of Eric Varner. The double reed community has lost a bright soul. Condolences to his family, colleagues, friends, and studio
— Kevin R Eberle-Noel (@EberleNoel) October 4, 2019
Cause of Death Unknown:
At the moent we dont have information on the cause of Dr. Eric Varner death.