FOLKERT, Kendall W. 5.3.1942 — India 29.10.1985. U.S. Scholar of Indian Religion. Son of Wallace F. Studies at Western Michigan University and Harvard. Professor with chair at Religion Department, Central Michigan University. Died in a scooter accident during fieldwork in India.
Publications: Scripture and community: collected essays on the Jains. Edited by J. E. Cort. 450 p. Studies in World Religions 6. Atlanta 1993.
Sources: brief mention in webpages.charter.net/mikebeattie/docs/mysticism/Flyer_Folkert_07.pdf with photo; dates in www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=95883840.