Obituaries Deaths of notable business and industry figures are listed as available.

Latest

Feb 21, 2017, 21:13 ET Doug Coe, Unassuming Spiritual Mentor to National, International Leadership, Dies at 88

Douglas Evans Coe, a lay minister known primarily for his unassuming personal relational and spiritual mentorship – from inner-city youth to...


Feb 21, 2017, 09:09 ET Columbia Banking System Announces Sudden Passing of Chief Executive Officer Melanie J. Dressel

Columbia Banking System (NASDAQ: COLB) ("Columbia") is saddened to announce today that its President and Chief Executive Officer, Melanie J....


Feb 20, 2017, 19:12 ET Statement from William Weyerhaeuser, Chairman, Columbia Banking System, Inc.

William T. Weyerhaeuser, Chairman of the Board, said today "I am saddened to share we have been informed by Melanie Dressel's family that our...


Feb 20, 2017, 17:05 ET El NHCC llora la muerte de su antiguo presidente y CEO, Carlos Soto Quiñones

El Consejo Nacional Corporativo Hispano (National Hispanic Corporate Council, NHCC) se entristece de saber que ha fallecido su antiguo presidente y...


Feb 20, 2017, 14:23 ET NHCC Mourns the Passing of its former President & CEO, Carlos Soto Quiñones

The National Hispanic Corporate Council (NHCC) is saddened to learn of the passing of its former President and CEO, Carlos Soto Quiñones who passed...


Feb 18, 2017, 16:19 ET Americans United for Life Mourns the Passing of Norma McCorvey "who became a Pro-Life Champion Addressing the Tragic Errors in Roe V. Wade, her namesake abortion case"

Americans United for Life Acting President and Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe expressed his condolences on Saturday on the passing of Norma...


Feb 17, 2017, 15:12 ET Nationally Prominent Michigan Auto Dealer Richard F. "Dick" Huvaere Dies At 72

Nationally prominent Richmond, Mich.-based auto dealer, businessman, community and industry leader Richard F. "Dick" Huvaere died last night...


Feb 17, 2017, 10:30 ET Miffy's Creator - Dick Bruna - dies, aged 89

Mercis bv announced today that Dick Bruna, creator of iconic children's character, Miffy, has died age 89, in his home town of Utrecht....


Feb 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Coldwell Banker Real Estate Remembers Legendary Leader, Chandler Barton

Today Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC remembers Chandler B. Barton, legendary leader and former chief executive officer of Coldwell Banker, who...


Feb 12, 2017, 22:00 ET Ilitch Family to Host Public Visitation for Mike Ilitch at Fox Theatre Grand Lobby on Wednesday, February 15

The Ilitch family today provided details on ways in which community members can share their memories and pay their respects to Mike...


Feb 10, 2017, 22:29 ET Statement from Domino's Pizza on Passing of Mike Ilitch

Following is a statement from Patrick Doyle, CEO of Domino's Pizza (Feb. 10, 2017): "We are saddened tonight by the loss of Mike Ilitch. He was...


Feb 10, 2017, 18:25 ET Ilitch Companies Mourn Death of Mike Ilitch

Mike Ilitch, founder of Little Caesars Pizza, owner of the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings, Chairman of Ilitch Holdings, and champion for...


Feb 08, 2017, 08:00 ET Former Ammann & Whitney CEO Edward Cohen leaves a lasting structural engineering legacy

Edward Cohen, former CEO of Ammann & Whitney, passed away Saturday, January 28 at the age of 96. He was interred Monday, January 30 at New...


Feb 06, 2017, 17:14 ET The Townsend Group Announces the Passing of Co-Founding Partner, Kevin Lynch

The Townsend Group announced today the passing of Partner, Kevin Lynch. Mr. Lynch was a CoFounder with CEO, Terry Ahern. Mr. Lynch passed suddenly...


Feb 02, 2017, 18:01 ET Statement on the Death of John R. Cox, Founding Chairman of ACE Limited

Chubb today released the following statement: The Chubb family is saddened by the passing of John R. Cox, the founding Chairman and first...


Jan 25, 2017, 17:39 ET JDRF Expresses Profound Loss at the Passing of Actress Mary Tyler Moore, Longtime Champion of the Community Living with Type 1 Diabetes

The type 1 diabetes (T1D) community has said goodbye to a friend and its champion — Mary Tyler Moore. In celebration of her life, JDRF has...


Jan 23, 2017, 12:59 ET NASA Television to Air Service Celebrating Life, Legacy of Eugene Cernan

NASA Television will provide the pool coverage of the funeral service for NASA astronaut and U.S. Navy Capt. Eugene A. Cernan at 3:30 p.m. EST...


Jan 23, 2017, 12:45 ET Long Time President And CEO Baronner Passes Away

Potomac Bancshares, Inc. (OTC-QB: PTBS), the one bank holding company for Bank of Charles Town, is greatly saddened to inform you that former...


Jan 20, 2017, 16:44 ET Wayne Barrett, America's top investigative Trump biographer, Dies at 71

"We are detectives for the people," esteemed journalist Wayne Barrett replied, when asked by his son's elementary class, what a muckraking reporter...


Jan 19, 2017, 15:34 ET Obituary: Yuji Ijiri, World-Renowned Accountant and Educator, Dies at 81

Former Carnegie Mellon University professor Yuji Ijiri, founder of the transitional momentum accounting practice, also known as triple-entry...


Jan 17, 2017, 20:22 ET Family Statement Regarding Service Arrangements for Capt. Eugene A. Cernan

The following is a statement released on the behalf of Gene Cernan's family: A funeral service for Capt. Eugene A. Cernan, who passed away Monday...


Jan 16, 2017, 16:26 ET Family Statement Regarding the Passing of Apollo Astronaut Eugene Cernan, Last Man to Walk on the Moon

The following is a statement released on the behalf of Gene Cernan's family: The family of Apollo Astronaut Capt. Eugene Cernan, the last man to...


Jan 12, 2017, 14:06 ET A Statement from Jacuzzi Group Worldwide on the Passing of Ken Jacuzzi

Kenneth Jacuzzi, inspiration for in-home hydrotherapy, dies at age 75 Jacuzzi Group Worldwide (http://www.jacuzzi.com) offers its deepest...


Jan 10, 2017, 19:24 ET Capital Concerts Reports Death Of Founder And Executive Producer Jerry Colbert

Capital Concerts, Inc. today reported with deep sadness the passing of Jerry Colbert, founder and executive producer of PBS' NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY...


Jan 08, 2017, 14:30 ET Nugen Media Joins International Film Fraternity in Expressing Grief on the Sad Demise of Veteran Actor Om Puri

Puri gained critical acclaim for his well known character roles across the Indian Subcontinent, The UK and Hollywood for films such as Charlie...