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BRAY--Douglas Weston, PhD age 87 of Tenafly, NJ, on May 9, 2006. Beloved husband of Ann Howard, PhD. Devoted father of Gerald L. Bray and Christopher J. Bray. Funeral service Friday 12 Noon at the Barrett Funeral Home, 148 Dean Dr, Tenafly, NJ. Interment Brookside Cemetery, Englewood, NJ. In lieu of flowers donations to The SIOP Foundation c/o The Bray-Howard Fund, PO Box 1205 Bowling Green OH 43402. For directions please visit www.barrettfuneralhome.net
Dr. Coleman upset scientific dogma by discovering that genes — not willpower, eating habits or other behaviors — could cause obesity in some people.
DOUGLAS - Jane Conner. Wife of the late Edward M. Douglas. Died on 12/25 at her home on Martha's Vineyard.
A leading collector of Cambodian relics, he was credited with helping preserve Khmer culture. He was also charged with trafficking in looted treasures.
A deft musician and beloved mentor, he helped keep steel-pan music — his bridge to the Caribbean — a vibrant part of New York life. He had the coronavirus.
His rugged good looks and muscular intensity made him a commanding presence in films like “Lust for Life,” “Spartacus” and “Paths of Glory.”
He insisted on viewing art through a social prism as he moved in two cultures, the alternative-art world and the Lower Manhattan gay community.
He helped conceive the environmental agency that President Nixon created in 1970 and oversaw it through crises in the Carter administration.
Mr. Rain was a regular on the stage at the Stratford Festival for decades, but he was perhaps best known for his chilly voice in “2001: A Space Odyssey.”
He helped create the beeps, clinks and whooshes of the original 1960s series on his way to an Emmy-winning career.
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He was called “the greatest innovator of his generation,” leaving an indelible mark with plays, musicals, opera and a relentless curiosity.
A third-generation shoe manufacturer, he built Rockport with his father and, before selling it to Reebok, campaigned to turn walking into a fitness movement.
A self-described “simple country doctor,” he won national attention in 2020 when the White House embraced his hydroxychloroquine regimen.