Obituaries

Sam Whiting | San Francisco Chronicle | 3/31/2015
Nan Tucker McEvoy, the last member of The San Francisco Chronicle’s founding family to run the 150-year-old newspaper died Thursday morning at age 95.
Michael D. Sorkin | St. Louis Post-Dispatch | 3/31/2015
Joseph Pulitzer IV, once an heir to the Pulitzer newspaper empire, has died at age 65.
| 3/30/2015
Margaret Ann Boatright, former president of Wieck, the Dallas-based software development and content management firm, and a longtime executive with United Press International, died March 25.
Alia Malik | San Antonio Express-News | 3/27/2015
John Means, who finished a long journalism career as a copy editor at the San Antonio Express-News, died Saturday at his home in Schertz after a heart attack.
Staff Reports | The Washington Post | 3/26/2015
Charles S. Rowe, the former editor and co-publisher of the Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star newspaper, died March 13 at a hospital in Vero Beach, Fla. He was 89.
| 3/19/2015
William Burriss Irvine II died peacefully surrounded by his family on March 12, 2015 at the age of 89. 
Staff Reports | GoErie.com | 3/11/2015
Edward M. Mead, a longtime newspaperman and executive at the Times Publishing Company, died this morning. He was 88 years old.
Dennis Hevesi | The New York Times | 3/11/2015
Claude Sitton died on Tuesday in Atlanta. He was 89.
Gerald Ensley | Tallahassee Democrat | 3/10/2015
Former Tallahassee Democrat publisher Gus Harwell, a warm-hearted newsman and mentor, died Friday in Port Orange.
Press Release | Maynard Institute | 2/25/2015
Dori J. Maynard, president of the Robert C. Maynard institute for Journalism Education and longtime champion of diversity in journalism and civic life, died Tuesday at her West Oakland, Calif., home, the Institute announced. She was 56.
Rizwan Shehzad / Sehrish Wasif | The Express Tribune | 2/23/2015
Pakistan and Afghanistan bureau chief for Reuters, Maria Golovnina, was found dead at her residence located in Sector F-8 in Islamabad on Monday, according to the police.
Denis Slattery | The Daily News | 2/18/2015
Leonard (Len) Valenti, a former copy desk chief at the Daily News, has died of complications from a heart condition. He was 76.
Thomas Curwen | L.A. Times | 2/10/2015
She joined The Times in 1978.
Nu Yang and Adreana Young | 4/1/2015
Press Release | Dirks, Van Essen & Murray | 3/31/2015
Michael Barthel | Pew Research Center | 3/27/2015
Parker Higgins | parkerhiggins.net | 3/26/2015