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NOTABLE DEATHS  |  February 10, 2016

Christy O'Donnell  ›

Campaigned to get a right-to-die law passed in California…

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DIED TODAY IN HISTORY  |  February 12, 2016

Died February 12  ›

Charles Schulz was one of the most beloved and influential comic artists of all time...

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A traditional New Orleans jazz funeral starts with somber music. It's only after the burial that the band cuts loose with raucous, celebratory tunes.

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So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good.
-Helen Keller

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Ancient Greeks and Romans placed a coin in the mouth of the deceased as payment to the ferryman Charon for passage across the river Styx to the afterlife.

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Obituaries usually inspire tears, but a few unique souls would rather make us laugh.

INSPIRATIONAL LIVES

Billie Lynn

Coached back to back women's college volleyball champions at Sul Ross State

Philip Pepe

New York sports reporter who authored more than 60 books

Susan Jordan

Elementary school principal who sacrificed herself to save students

Jack Reed Sr.

Mississippi businessman who opposed segregationist culture

Ernest Yazhe

World War II Navajo Code Talker

Jennie Wolnerman

Holocaust survivor who lived through a death march by stealing a loaf of bread

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Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
-Lao Tzu

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