Obituaries

Eric Woomer | Visalia Times-Delta | 10/22/2014
The former managing editor of the Visalia Times-Delta and U.S. Army veteran died Saturday from lung cancer.
Mike Weatherford | Las Vegas Review-Journal | 10/22/2014
He filled the features slot at the paper for 33 years.
Larry McShane | New York Daily News | 10/20/2014
He began his career with the New York Sun.
Carl Nolte | San Francisco Chronicle | 10/16/2014
He spent 62 years at the paper and transformed it into Northern California's largest.
Mark Whittington | Las Vegas Review-Journal | 10/14/2014
He held top jobs at papers in several states before retiring two years ago.
New York Post Staff | 10/9/2014
He came out to his colleagues in 1980, and once penned a first-person piece about being a closeted Navy officer in the '60s.
David Perlman | SFGate.com | 10/8/2014
The newspaperman had been with the Chronicle for nearly 50 years before retiring in 1994.
Staff Report | Detroit Free Press | 10/3/2014
He apparently passed away from natural causes.
Jan Skutch | Savannah Morning News | 9/22/2014
The longtime newsman was 85.
| 9/15/2014
He was with the Philadelphia Inquirer for four decades.
The Buffalo News | 8/26/2014
"He loved the newspaper business and he loved Buffalo," said his son.
| 8/18/2014
He worked at the Arkansas newspaper for 32 years.