Obituaries

Rachel Kennedy, Chevy Chase Elementary School teacher, dies at 91
Mrs. Kennedy taught at the Montgomery County, Md., school for more than two decades before her retirement in the mid-1980s.
 
Concepcion Picciotto, who held vigil outside the White House for decades, dies
(The Washington Post, January 25, 2016; 5:52 PM)
 
William Y. Smith, four-star Air Force general, dies at 90
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2016; 4:51 PM)
 
Retired Army Maj. William A. Richardson dies at 94
(The Washington Post, January 21, 2016; 7:23 PM)
 
John ‘Ned’ Dolan, military and CIA officer, dies at 91
(The Washington Post, January 18, 2016; 9:37 PM)
 
Elaine McConnell, former Fairfax supervisor, dies at 88
(The Washington Post, January 12, 2016; 10:36 AM)
 
Florence King, acerbic conservative writer, dies at 80
(The Washington Post, January 7, 2016; 7:52 PM)
 
Gladys-Marie Fry, folklorist of black history, dies at 84
(The Washington Post, January 5, 2016; 1:06 PM)
 
Charles Plante, health-care lobbyist, dies at 84
(The Washington Post, January 3, 2016; 4:45 PM)
 
Doris C. Halaby, mother of Queen Noor of Jordan, dies at 97
(The Washington Post, December 30, 2015; 11:37 AM)
 
John Glad, who translated Russian works of literature, dies at 73
(The Washington Post, December 27, 2015; 6:43 PM)
 
Dyan Elovich, Washington Post photo editor, dies at 55
(The Washington Post, December 24, 2015; 4:47 PM)
 
Rick Curry, priest whose disability empowered his ministry, dies at 72
(The Washington Post, December 23, 2015; 2:10 PM)
 
Belinda Straight, psychiatrist and civil rights activist, dies at 95
(The Washington Post, December 22, 2015; 3:39 PM)
 
Walter J. Leonard, architect of Harvard affirmative action plan, dies
(The Washington Post, December 18, 2015; 8:28 PM)
 
Sam Eastman, press secretary to D.C. mayor, dies at 89
(The Washington Post, December 14, 2015; 9:56 PM)
 
Kenneth Carr, Navy admiral chaired Nuclear Regulatory Commission
(The Washington Post, December 11, 2015; 4:49 PM)
 
Doug Hoylman, numbers man and crossword puzzle champ, dies at 72
(The Washington Post, December 10, 2015; 7:00 PM)
 
Debby Visser, adviser on community development across the U.S., dies at 66
(The Washington Post, December 8, 2015; 11:59 AM)
 
Ken Beatrice, leading figure of Washington sports radio, dies at 72
(The Washington Post, December 7, 2015; 5:27 PM)
 
Melvin Williams, reformed drug dealer and ‘The Wire’ actor, dies at 73
(The Washington Post, December 4, 2015; 10:26 AM)
 
Thomas W. Moss Jr., former speaker of Va. House of Delegates, dies at 87
(The Washington Post, November 27, 2015; 5:57 PM)
 
Allen E. Ertel, congressman from Pennsylvania, dies at 78
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2015; 7:09 PM)
 
Austin H. Kiplinger, D.C. publisher and philanthropist, dies at 97
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2015; 10:43 AM)
 
Charles W. Allmon, Washington investment adviser, dies at 94
(The Washington Post, November 15, 2015; 5:59 PM)
 
Frederick Durant III, flight authority at Smithsonian, dies at 98
(The Washington Post, November 3, 2015; 7:15 PM)
 
Willis Carto, influential figure of the far right, dies at 89
(The Washington Post, October 31, 2015; 7:39 PM)
 
George Rebh, businessman, dies at 63
(The Washington Post, October 28, 2015; 7:11 PM)
 
Greg Reiter, Wells Fargo, Freddie Mac executive, dies at 52
(The Washington Post, October 19, 2015; 11:47 AM)
 
William Broadwater, Tuskegee Airman, dies at 89
(The Washington Post, October 11, 2015; 5:52 PM)