exordia

"How are we to help those who die and those who have died?" --
Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

"By writing or reading obituaries,
we can discover ways to make our time on earth more worthwhile, more productive, more meaningful to others." -- Alana Baranick, "Life on the Death Beat"

"'I always read the obituaries in The Times,' I explained to her. 'They make me bloody glad to be alive.'" -- John Mortimer, "Rumpole's Return"

Louis Paul

Al Bruno

Guitarist -- via legacy.com. AKA Al Bruneau. Recorded the memorable "Midnight Creep" with Conway Twitty, back when Twitty was a rocker.

Zuzana Brabcova

Writer -- via Ceska Televize.

Richard L. Cohen

Rema Messinger

Actress -- via ynet.co.il.