Hedda Bolgar, known for her energy and optimism, began her studies in Vienna in Sigmund Freud's day. She fled the Nazis and eventually settled in Southern California, where she was chief of psychology at Mt. Sinai Hospital and helped found several local institutions devoted to the field.
Hedda Bolgar, a psychologist old enough to have attended Sigmund Freud's lectures in Vienna but youthful enough to have treated patients until just a few weeks ago, has died. She was 103.
Jorge Rafael Videla led a rebellion that overthrew Isabel Peron in 1976 and then oversaw a seven-year reign of terror known as the dirty war.
BUENOS AIRES — Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, who presided over that country's so-called dirty war in which up to 30,000 dissidents were murdered or disappeared, died Friday while serving a 50-year prison sentence. He was 87.
By Andres D'Alessandro and Chris Kraul, Special to the Los Angeles Times
Geza Vermes was one of the first scholars to translate the scrolls into English. He later wrote engaging works about the Jewish origins of Jesus.
Geza Vermes was a graduate student in Belgium in the late 1940s when he was captivated by news sweeping the globe about a remarkable discovery in the desert east of Jerusalem. He quickly switched gears, penning his doctoral thesis on the Dead Sea Scrolls, the ancient manuscript fragments that would become a focus of his life's work.
Muncie played for UC Berkeley and went on to play in the NFL from 1976 to 1984. He was suspended in 1984 for cocaine use. He devoted his later life to helping others avoid drugs.
Chuck Muncie, a star running back with the New Orleans Saints and the San Diego Chargers who overcame a cocaine habit that ended his career and then devoted his later life to helping others avoid drug abuse, has died. He was 60.
By Jim Peltz, Los Angeles Times
Tue May 14 19:26:00 UTC 2013
Nov 01, 1920 - Apr 06, 2012
(St. George, UT) - Eldon McArthur, age 91, passed away at home from causes incident to age on April 6, 2012. Eldon was born in St. George on November 1, 1920 to Moroni and Emma Jarvis Cottam McArt...
Gail Ann Krogh
June 21, 1951 - April 7, 2012
Cedar City, UT)- Ann Krogh, age 60, passed away April 7, 2012 in Cedar City, Utah. She was born June 21, 1951 to Jacob Weber and Eleanor Brosch in Painesville, Ohio.
Gail loved her family, horses, ...
Ardith B. Miller
(March 1, 1919 - April 8, 2012)
(ST. GEORGE, UT)- Ardith B. Miller, born in Milford, Utah on March 1, 1919, passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 8, 2012 at the age of 93 in St. George, Utah.
She is survived by her daught...