Obituaries

Sam Roberts | The New York Times | 7/29/2015
Don Oberdorfer, a highly respected diplomatic correspondent for The Washington Post died on in Washington.
Jeremy Kohler | St. Louis Post-Dispatch | 7/27/2015
St. Louis Post-Dispatch movie critic Joe Williams was killed in a one-car crash.
Jean Merl | Los Angeles Times | 7/27/2015
Bob Baker, a Los Angeles Times journalist, died in a Santa Monica care facility after a long battle with two debilitating illnesses, Parkinson's and Lewy body disease, his wife said.
John F. Morrison| Daily News | 7/16/2015
Phil Beck, former Philadelphia Inquirer writer and editor died Thursday at age 56.
Walter F. Naedele | Philadelphia Inquirer | 7/16/2015
Ronald L. Martin, 67, of Tabernacle, executive editor of the Burlington County Times from 1996 to 2008, died of cancer Saturday, July 11, at Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice in Mount Holly.
Joe Wolfcale | Marinscope Newspapers | 7/7/2015
Former Novato Advance staff writer and editor Mary Connell died May 19. She was 65.
Staff Reports | Miami Herald | 6/19/2015
Alan Prince, a longtime journalist for the Miami Herald and a journalism professor at the University of Miami has died. He was 85.
Matt Schudel | Washington Post | 6/15/2015
John S. Carroll, acclaimed newspaper editor in Baltimore and L.A., dies at 73
Staff Reports | The Stockton Record | 6/10/2015
Philip Bookman, a 40-year career journalist who was executive editor of The Stockton Record from 1980 through 1991, died of natural causes at Hospice of San Joaquin.
Amy Bentley | Ventura County Star | 5/27/2015
Thomas Arthur Roberts  the former editor of the Oxnard Press-Courier newspaper and a longtime Ventura County journalist, died Monday.
Paul Payne | The Press Democrat | 5/5/2015
Carl Jensen, a retired Sonoma State University sociology professor and media watchdog who founded a nonprofit group that publishes stories it claims are under reported or ignored by mainstream media, has died. He was 85.
Ginger Adams Otis | Daily News | 4/20/2015
Dan Farrell, the Daily News’ photographer who captured the heart-rending and iconic image of a young John F. Kennedy Jr. saluting his father’s coffin, has died. He was 84.
Staff Reports | The News-Ledger | 4/14/2015
Steven Keith Marschke, editor and publisher of the New-Ledger died April 8, 2015 after a short illness.
Mike Shields | Wall Street Journal | 7/28/2015
Dino Grandoni | New York Times | 7/27/2015