Mrs. Liacouras aspired to be a college professor, but later decided to become a trial lawyer. She handled civil litigation from a law firm in Center City.
Though the extent of Dr. Brady's activities within the field of radiation oncology was extraordinary he saw himself as a clinician. He was very attentive to his patients.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - Adrian Cronauer, the man whose military radio antics inspired a character played by Robin Williams in the film "Good Morning, Vietnam," has died. He was 79.
Mrs. Rizzo didn't like the limelight, but she was a quiet, powerful force behind her husband, former Philadelphia Mayor Frank L. Rizzo.
In 1991, Mr. Sorgenti called up his friend, Fred Rullo. Just for fun, he said, the two should start "a little chemical company." What happened next surprised everyone.
Emery's body was recovered from Hamilton Harbor on Sunday afternoon. Police said a cause of death would be confirmed after an autopsy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Nancy Sinatra Sr., the childhood sweetheart of Frank Sinatra who became the first of his four wives and the mother of his three children, has died. She was 101.
Mrs. Davidoff, who lived by herself, regarded blind people as being like everyone else. "If they want to do something badly enough, they will find a way to do it," she said.
Mrs. Rothschild spent 32 years at the Courier-Post, beginning as a part-time receptionist and working her way up to become a reporter and op-ed editor.
Mr. Mednick took photos of the Mummers for 50 years. Some became part of an award-winning documentary. Others were part of two art exhibits
Mr. Engman had trouble reading - he was dyslexic - but he had superb artistic skills which he parlayed into a long career of sculpting and teaching sculpture.
Dr. Thomas was a skilled diagnostician in an era before CAT scans and MRIs. A quiet man, he never discussed the accolades he received.
Ms. Colgan-Davis was a skilled organizer and leader. "She combined personal faith with amazing administrative abilities that were both loving and visionary," said a friend.