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Tag Archives: Obituaries

Scott White: 1970-2011

Excerpt: Tragic news from Roslyn tonight: State Senator Scott White, who has capably represented Seattle’s 46th District in the state Legislature since the beginning of 2009, was found dead in his room at the Suncadia Resort after housekeeping staff noticed that he had failed to check out. The cause of death is currently unknown, but it […]
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Al Rosellini: 1910-2011

Excerpt: Governor Albert D. Rosellini, who served as Washington State’s chief executive in the late 1950s and early 1960s, died today from complications of pneumonia, his family announced today. He was a hundred and one years old. Since leaving office at the end of 1964, Rosellini has been a friend and mentor to generations of Democratic […]
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Steve Jobs: 1955-2011

Excerpt: Steve Jobs, the brilliant entrepreneur and visionary who cofounded Apple at the age of twenty-one and later rescued it when it seemed on the brink of collapse, died today, the company announced. He was fifty-six. “Apple has lost a visionary and creative genius, and the world has lost an amazing human being. Those of us who […]
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