Obituary

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Edith Schaeffer, 1914-2013

By Chelsea Kolz
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Obituary | The widow of Francis Schaeffer and co-founder of L’Abri Fellowship is remembered for her humanity, humility, and hospitality

Hugo Chavez dies

By Tiffany Owens
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Obituary | Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez died earlier today, according to an announcement made by Vice President Nicolas Maduro on state television. Chavez was 58.

America's doctor promoted to eternal post

By Whitney Williams
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Obituary | Former surgeon general Dr. C. Everett Koop, 96, long regarded as America’s doctor, passed away Monday at his home in Hanover, N.H.  By far the best…

Mentor to many noted pastors dies at age 88

By J.C. Derrick
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Obituary | Legendary Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) professor Howard Hendricks died early this morning. He was 88. Hendricks, known by his students as “Prof,”

Feisty former mayor, New York icon dies

By Tiffany Owens
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Obituary | Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch died early Friday morning from congestive heart failure. He was 88.  After serving the U.S. House of Representatives…

Stan Musial: ‘One of the pillars of the game’

By Cal Thomas
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Sports | Baseball great Stan Musial died over the weekend. He was 92. In September 2007, I was invited to make a speech to a civic group in St. Louis. I told the…

Desert Storm commander Norman Schwarzkopf dies

By Mickey McLean
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Obituary | Retired Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, known as “Stormin’ Norman” by his aides and subordinates but as “The Bear” by his troops, died Thursday in…

Christian broadcaster Frank Pastore leaves legacy of hope

By Angela Lu
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Obituary | Christian radio show host and former major league baseball pitcher Frank Pastore died Monday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident last month. He…

Family and faith energized Dave Brubeck

By Warren Cole Smith
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Obituary | When jazz musician Dave Brubeck died Wednesday, one day short of his 92nd birthday, tributes poured out from all quarters. They usually mentioned his 1959…

Trusting the Heavenly Father after an earthly one fails

By Marvin Olasky
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Obituary | Barbara Curtis, 64, died suddenly on Tuesday after suffering a stroke. Last week she was one of 14 students at the World Journalism Institute’s weeklong…

George McGovern: A conservative's appreciation

By Cal Thomas
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Obituary | Former South Dakota Democratic Sen. George McGovern, who died Sunday, had all manner of evil said about him because of his opposition to the Vietnam War. He…

Sen. Arlen Specter dead at 82

By Whitney Williams
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Obituary | Arlen Specter, a pugnacious and prominent former moderate in the U.S. Senate who developed the single-bullet theory in President John F. Kennedy's…

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