OBIT


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OBITOuter Band Individuated Teletracer (TV series The Outer Limits)
OBITOil-Burning Ignition Transformer
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Rarely in the obits do we read of her or his last words to the family.
While the Los Angles Times' obituary admitted his tenure at the Vienna State Opera was "troubled" and that he "ran into stiff opposition and quit after two years," the obit was overwhelmingly positive, basking in the warm glow of a lead paragraph telling of the maestro's conducting of the Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl--when he was nine years old.
Post retirees such as Wayne Leeman, Amour Krupnik and John Brophy, were denied news obits but former Globe-Democrat executives and retirees such as Les Pearson and Mary Kimbrough (the latest) got written obits.
When the paper changed its handling of obituaries in 2004, Hewlett estimated she had written about 250,000 obits.
The obits go on for only a couple of pages, yet they give no real depth nor context to the dead, and only highlight their most freakish, inane, or pitiable deficiencies.
Nevertheless, nearly 50 years later, the Times obit takes up the charity plate for her: "Gates received a relatively small alimony of $250 a week for i0 years," writes McLellan.
The obit pointed out, "His largest successes were equaled by few and admired by many.
The third gaffe appeared in the Honolulu Advertiser obit on a well-known lifeguard who "was credited with developing a strict training regiment for lifeguards.
com is laboriously building a collection of links to obit pages with the newspapers' acquiescence, Legacy.
Whatever the obit proclaims, however, the process of writing out such a document inevitably helps the client focus on achieving certain financial objectives, Grady says.
Auburn-haired beauty Suzie Lee, 20, recently made her movie debut with Hollywood tough guy Charlie Sheen in Obit.
In newspapers world wide Frank Sinatra's obit keeps being dusted off in readiness for his imminent demise, then put back in the files again.