Obituaries

Richard Attenborough’s Jewish Refugee ‘Sisters’

Richard Attenborough’s Jewish Refugee ‘Sisters’
By August 25, 2014

On Kindertransport girls fostered by his family: “We loved them and cherished them.” Read More

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Longtime Mad Magazine Editor Al Feldstein Dies At 88

Longtime Mad Magazine Editor Al Feldstein Dies At 88
By May 1, 2014

“If you’re not having fun at the party you’re at, go find another party.” Read More

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Maria von Trapp, the Last Surviving Member of the Von Trapp Family Singers, Has Died at the Age of 99

Maria von Trapp, the Last Surviving Member of the Von Trapp Family Singers, Has Died at the Age of 99
By February 24, 2014

Her stepmother, also named Maria, was hired as her personal tutor Read More

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Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet Maxine Kumin Has Died at the Age of 88

Pulitzer Prize Winning Poet Maxine Kumin Has Died at the Age of 88
By February 7, 2014

May her memory—and words—be a blessing. Read More

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