Obituaries

Evelyn Lohoefer De Boeck, who composed for children and dance, dies at 92
A Local Life: Mrs. De Boeck, 92, wrote music for dance and composed ‘Come and See the Peppermint Tree.’
 
Dana Krueger Grossman, actress, singer, Helen Hayes Award winner, dies at 74
(The Washington Post, July 25, 2014; 7:09 PM)
 
H. Minton Francis Sr., retired Army colonel and Howard University administrator, dies
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2014; 7:51 PM)
 
Gilbert Ashwell, NIH researcher, dies at 97
(The Washington Post, July 23, 2014; 6:07 PM)
 
Melvyn J. Estrin dies; Washington businessman was also a Broadway investor
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2014; 6:49 PM)
 
William Mohr, U.S. Senate’s last shorthand reporter of debates, dies at 95
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2014; 4:12 PM)
 
Robert L. Moore, 74, D.C. housing official who helped redevelop Columbia Heights dies
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2014; 10:06 PM)
 
John. A. Hamilton, founder and producer of ‘Watch on Washington,’ dies at 84
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2014; 6:24 PM)
 
Vaccine specialist J. Anthony Morris dies at 95
(The Washington Post, July 3, 2014; 6:31 PM)
 
Sue Fryer Ward, Md.’s first secretary of aging, dies at 78
(The Washington Post, July 2, 2014; 5:23 PM)
 
John M. Woodbridge, an architect of Pennsylvania Avenue, dies at 85
(The Washington Post, June 27, 2014; 6:19 PM)
 
George E. Stuart III, 79, National Geographic staff archeologist and magazine editor, dies
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 7:00 PM)
 
Avraham Shalom, former chief of Israel’s domestic intelligence agency, dies at 86
(The Washington Post, June 19, 2014; 6:24 PM)
 
Acie L. Byrd Jr., D.C. activist for who rallied support for veterans, dies at 77
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2014; 3:52 PM)
 
Myles J. Ambrose, who sought to curb illegal drug trade, helped set up the DEA
(The Washington Post, June 12, 2014; 6:04 PM)
 
A Local Life: Gordon Mason, who caught a notorious Fascist spy during World War II, dies
(The Washington Post, June 6, 2014; 3:30 PM)
 
Sidney Dickstein, founding partner of Dickstein Shapiro, dies at 89
(The Washington Post, June 2, 2014; 6:31 PM)
 
Mame Reiley, Va. Democratic operative and D.C. airports authority chairwoman, dies at 61
(The Washington Post, June 2, 2014; 6:08 PM)
 
‘Brady Bunch’ actress Ann B. Davis dies at 88
(The Washington Post, June 1, 2014; 9:46 PM)
 
Ciro de Quadros, pioneering epidemiologist, dies at 74
(The Washington Post, May 30, 2014; 8:31 PM)
 
Andrew Mollison, longtime D.C. journalist and ‘age in place’ advocate for elderly, dies at 75
(The Washington Post, May 29, 2014; 7:27 PM)
 
Donald Levine, toy exec who developed G.I. Joe, dies at 86
(The Washington Post, May 25, 2014; 6:49 PM)
 
Beekman Winthrop, who investigated 1970 killing, dies
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2014; 7:20 PM)
 
H. Cabell Maddux Jr., who started foundation in his daughter’s memory, dies at 97
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2014; 5:42 PM)
 
Former Secret Service agent Lem Johns dies at 88
(The Washington Post, May 11, 2014; 7:07 PM)
 
Julia Cuniberti, Italy specialist who served in the OSS during World War II, dies at 90
(The Washington Post, May 10, 2014; 4:20 PM)
 
Ann Landry Lombardi, public health nurse, dies at 77
(The Washington Post, May 9, 2014; 10:51 PM)
 
Joe Wilder, trumpeter and NEA jazz master, dies at 92
(The Washington Post, May 9, 2014; 8:07 PM)
 
Alistair MacLeod, acclaimed Canadian writer, dies at 77
(The Washington Post, May 7, 2014; 9:13 PM)
 
Clarence C. Mondale, GWU emeritus professor of American civilization, dies at 87
(The Washington Post, May 6, 2014; 5:47 PM)