Obituaries

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.
Bill O'Driscoll | Reno Gazette-Journal | 1/28/2015
She also served as chairwoman of the Newspaper Association of America in 2007-08.
Steve Israel | Middletown Times Herald-Record | 1/27/2015
He was one of the only black publishers of a major American newspaper.
Bob Goldsborough | Chicago Tribune | 1/27/2015
He helped bring the Tribune Co. into the computer age.
Michael Merschel | Dallas Morning News | 1/27/2015
He had a lengthy newspaper career covering the Lone Star State.
News Release | 1/27/2015
Camp spent over 30 years in editorial positions at The New York Times.
Daily Herald | 1/21/2015
The sports reporter for suburban Chicago's Daily Herald apparently suffered a heart attack.
Valerie J. Nelson | Los Angeles Times | 1/21/2015
He wrote about Southern California life for decades.
Chippewa Herald | 1/21/2015
He started his career at the Chippewa Herald Telegram in 1960.
Kurtis Lee | Los Angeles Times | 1/19/2015
He served as the director of USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism from 1988 until he retired in 1994.
Nu Yang and Rich Kane | 3/2/2015
Press Release | Wall Street Journal | 2/27/2015
Michael Depp | NetNewsheck | 2/24/2015
Nikki Usher | Columbia Journalism Review | 2/24/2015