Obituaries Related to "Franklin" from New York Times Archive
CHAN--Franklin P. K. The officers and members of the Kreisler Borg Florman General Construction Company staff report with profound sadness the sudden passing of their esteemed colleague and fellow Engineer, Franklin P.K. Chan, Senior Vice President of the Company. His depth of knowledge of construction and selfless service will be sorely missed by the entire organization. Robert F. Borg, Chairman
A new Starz series follows a group of Los Angeles millennials. And Janelle Monáe, SZA and Yolanda Adams are among the performers at a Aretha Franklin tribute show on CBS.
Former President Bill Clinton and the Rev. Al Sharpton were among the many notable figures who honored the “Queen of Soul” at a ceremony in Detroit.
Inside the posthumous styling of the Queen of Soul
The musician had songwriting credits on some of her hits, and distributing the music rights to those songs will be among the issues ahead.
With hits like “Respect” and “Chain of Fools,” she defined a female archetype: sensual and strong, long-suffering but ultimately indomitable.
The Queen of Soul, 76, is receiving hospice care for an unspecified illness at her Detroit home.
FRY--Rev. Franklin Drewes, on All Saints Sunday, November 5. Age 78. Beloved husband of Rev. Sharon Fry; devoted father and grandfather. Esteemed Lutheran churchman, dedicated parish pastor, nourished by Skaneateles. Outspoken Democrat, passionate jazz and Yankee fan, proud creator of NYT crossword. In lieu of flowers, give to Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 10 Knoll Dr, Rockaway, NJ 07866, or own church or charity. ''Whether we live or whether we die, we are the Lord's.''-Rom. For information ...
FRANKLIN HOBBS, A TEXTILE LEADER; New England Manufacturer Dies at 86 -- Headed U. S. Wool, Cotton Groups
Hobbs, Franklin W
FRANKLIN-Rena Holt. On August 2, 2002, after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Beloved wife of Alan. Loving mother of Ian. Cherished daughter of Anne Holt. Devoted sister of Myra and Nina. Services 12 noon, today, at the Plaza Jewish Community Chapel, Amsterdam Avenue, corner 91st Street. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to Vacamas Programs for Youth, 256 Macopin Rd, West Milford, NJ, 07480 or any breast cancer related charity of your choice. FRANKLIN-Rena. It is with heartfelt ...
Latest NY Times Obituaries
He built Maryland into a national powerhouse and became the first coach to win more than 100 games at each of four major college programs.
His free-spirited music ignored genre boundaries. “If you’re a creative person,” he once said, “it’s important to break rules.”
He popularized the term “institutional racism" and, with Stokely Carmichael, wrote a book in 1967 that was seen as a radical manifesto.
His New York Times scoop enraged the Nixon White House, which ordered a tap on his phone. He later won a Pulitzer Prize for The Boston Globe.
With a keen eye for young talent, he helped boost the careers of Steve Martin, John Denver, Kenny Rogers and many other performers.
The Kremlin’s fiercest critic, whose work brought arrests, attacks and a near-fatal poisoning in 2020, had spent months in isolation.