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Aug 21, 2016, 16:01 ET Morton Schindel, Founder Of Weston Woods Studios, Dies At Age 98

Morton Schindel, founder of Weston Woods Studios, the leading provider of audiovisual materials adapted from award-winning children's books, died...


Aug 20, 2016, 09:43 ET Donald Ainslee Henderson, 1928-2016

 It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Donald Ainslee Henderson, MD, MPH, our distinguished colleague and friend at the UPMC...


Aug 16, 2016, 11:11 ET The Doctors of Texas State Optical Announce the Passing of Dr. Merl D. Jackman

 On July 15, TSO Past Chairman Dr. Merl Douglas Jackman died after suffering from sudden chemotherapy related complications during treatments...


Jul 27, 2016, 21:50 ET Colonial Williamsburg Mourns the Passing of Forrest E. Mars, Jr.

 The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation mourns the passing of Trustee Forrest E. Mars, Jr., whose leadership, vision and generosity transformed...


Jul 27, 2016, 13:28 ET Forrest E. Mars, Jr., Businessman and Philanthropist, Passes Away at 84

With sadness, and on behalf of all Associates, Mars, Incorporated announced that Forrest E. Mars, Jr. passed away at the age of 84 on July 26,...


Jul 20, 2016, 18:02 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Expert Available to Comment on Passing of Congressman Mark Takai (Hawaii)

 Today, Congressman Mark Takai (D-Hawaii) passed away at age 49 from pancreatic cancer, nine months after being diagnosed. EXPERT AVAILABLE:...


Jul 13, 2016, 16:42 ET Fallecimiento de Garry Neil Drummond, director ejecutivo de Drummond Company, Inc., a los 78 años

 Drummond Company, Inc. ha anunciado el fallecimiento de su presidente y director ejecutivo, Garry Neil Drummond, Sr., el 13 de julio de 2016...


Jul 13, 2016, 13:36 ET Drummond Company, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Garry Neil Drummond Dies At 78

Drummond Company, Inc. has announced the passing of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Garry Neil Drummond, Sr. on July 13, 2016 in Birmingham,...


Jul 11, 2016, 19:02 ET In Memoriam: Robert L. Parker, Sr.

 Parker Drilling Company (NYSE: PKD) announced today the passing of Robert L. Parker, Sr., the Company's Chairman of the Board from 1969 until...


Jul 11, 2016, 18:26 ET MSC Saddened By Death Of Executive Vice Chairman, Former CEO David Sandler

 MSC INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY CO. (NYSE: MSM)  announced that Executive Vice Chairman and former Chief Executive Officer David Sandler passed...


Jul 09, 2016, 09:29 ET Teamsters Mourn The Loss Of Local 320 Member Philando Castile

 The International Brotherhood of Teamsters is saddened by the loss of Teamster brother Philando Castile in this week's tragic shooting in...


Jul 02, 2016, 18:40 ET AJC Mourns Elie Wiesel

 AJC is deeply saddened by the death of Elie Wiesel. He was 87 years old. A Holocaust survivor, best-selling author, and professor, Wiesel was...


Jul 02, 2016, 14:32 ET Jack Crawford Taylor: War Hero, Business Leader, Philanthropist

Jack Crawford Taylor, who built a tiny car rental business into the world's largest and most comprehensive car rental provider, died today in St...


Jul 01, 2016, 10:24 ET Duggal Mourns the Loss of Visionary Founder, Baldev Duggal

Duggal Visual Solutions holds a heavy heart in sharing the passing of their beloved founder, Baldev Duggal, who died peacefully in his sleep on the...


Jul 01, 2016, 08:20 ET IJM Announces Deaths of Two Individuals Associated with its Kenya Operations Following Their June 23rd Disappearance

With deep mourning, International Justice Mission (IJM) today announced that two individuals associated with the organization, including staff...


Jun 28, 2016, 11:35 ET Alzheimer's Association® Mourns Death Of Legendary Basketball Coach Pat Summitt

The Alzheimer's Association was saddened to learn about the death of legendary basketball coach Pat Summitt. Already a trailblazer, becoming the...


Jun 04, 2016, 18:39 ET Sepsis Alliance Mourns Loss of Boxing Legend Muhammad Ali to Sepsis at Age 74

 Sepsis Alliance joins with billions of people around the world in mourning the death of Muhammad Ali, the boxing legend known as "The...


Jun 04, 2016, 14:51 ET Declaración del Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, presidente de la NHCLC, sobre el fallecimiento de Jan Crouch, cofundadora de TBN

Declaración del Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, presidente de la Conferencia Nacional de Liderazgo Cristiano Hispano (NHCLC) y autor de "Be...


Jun 04, 2016, 11:21 ET CAIR Calls Muhammad Ali a 'Champion for Peace and Justice'

 The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today offered...


Jun 04, 2016, 07:05 ET National Press Club Statement on Death of Muhammad Ali

 Following is a statement by National Press Club President Thomas Burr on the passing of Muhammad Ali. The National Press Club collectively...


Jun 03, 2016, 22:12 ET Statement by NHCLC President Rev. Samuel Rodriguez Regarding the Passing of TBN Co-founder Jan Crouch

Statement by Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC) and author of "Be Light" regarding...


Jun 01, 2016, 11:02 ET Ron Hall Sr., founder of Bridgewater Interiors and community leader, dies at 72

It is with great sorrow that Bridgewater Interiors, LLC announces the death today of Ronald E. Hall Sr. after an extended illness.  Mr. Hall,...


May 31, 2016, 07:00 ET Crouch Family Statement on the Passing of TBN Co-Founder Jan Crouch

 Laurie and I have just watched the transition of our precious Mother from this world to the next; watched her step into the presence of Jesus...


May 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Orthodontic Profession Mourns the Death of Dr. Stephen Tracey

 The orthodontic profession mourns the loss of one its most beloved clinicians, innovators and educators, Dr. Stephen Tracey. Dr. Tracey had...


May 11, 2016, 17:56 ET Mark Lane, Author Of Best-Selling Book, "Rush To Judgment" On President Kennedy's Assassination, Dies At 89

 Mark Lane, famed Civil Rights attorney and author of the best-selling book, "Rush to Judgment," which detailed the...