Obituaries

Martin Weil | The Washington Post | 8/24/2015
Merl Reagle who created the crossword puzzles published each week in The Washington Post Magazine and in many newspapers, died Aug. 22.
Press Release | Associated Collegiate Press | 8/21/2015
Dan Reimold, whose College Media Matters website and blog are the nation’s go-to source for news and analysis of collegiate media has died.
Jean Merl | Los Angeles Times | 8/12/2015
A career journalist who wrote on everything from religion to the environment, Larry Stammer died Thursday after a five-year battle with cancer. He was 73.
Nathan Becker and Neil Haggerty | Wall Street Journal | 8/12/2015
Frederick Taylor, a former Wall Street Journal executive editor died Monday.
Press Release | 8/5/2015
Philip Wakeford Steitz III, a longtime resident of Washington, died due to complications from Alzheimer's disease on July 29
Staff Reports | Alaska Dispatch News | 8/3/2015
Pulitzer Prize-winning Anchorage Daily News editor and journalism educator Stan Abbott died July 27 after a long illness following a series of strokes in a hospice near Detroit.
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.
Katie Rogers and Alan Blinder | New York Times | 8/26/2015
Jeff Gammage | Philadelphia Inquirer | 8/25/2015
Press Release | Wall Street Journal | 8/26/2015