Authors
Remember
Authors Memorial Sites | Image Source: Flickr Creative Commons/Valeriana Solaris

Authors Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

We remember authors for the stories they tell and the many ways their words can entertain, enlighten and inspire us. The death of a beloved writer can leave us with a collective sense of loss, feelings of nostalgia, the belief that an era has passed. Fortunately for us, we will always have their works. This memorial site was created to honor and remember authors who've touched our lives.
Blank Blank Blank

Featured Memorial | Authors

6/28/1951 - 4/23/2014

Authors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Mark Shand

NEW YORK (AP) — The brother-in-law of the Prince of Wales died Wednesday after falling outside a hotel bar and suffering a head injury, police said. Mark Shand, the brother of Prince Charles' wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, was in New York for a charity auction at Sotheby's. Shand, 62, had arrived at the Gramercy Park Hotel's Rose Bar just before 1 a.m. Wednesday accompanied by a relative, police said. He went out to smoke a cigarette around 2:30 a.m. and fell backward as he tried...
Blank Blank Blank

Recently Added Memorials | Authors

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Obituary (AP News)

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the...

Nancy Herink Obituary (NorthJersey)

HERINK Nancy Reck, age 76, of Ridgewood,...

Sue Townsend Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) - British comic author Sue Townsend,...

Peter Matthiessen Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Matthiessen, a rich man's...

Kevin Harkins Obituary (StarLedger)

Kevin P. Harkins, 50, of Nutley, N.J., passed...

Joe McGinniss Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe McGinniss, the adventurous...

Mavis Gallant Obituary (AP News)

TORONTO (AP) — Mavis Gallant, the Montreal-born...

Erik Blegvad Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) - Children's book artist Erik...

Maxine Kumin Obituary (AP News)

WARNER, N.H. (AP) - Maxine Kumin, a prolific New...

Bernie Wilson Obituary (thesheridanpress)

Bernie Wilson, 58, of Sheridan, passed away on...

Helga Sandburg Crile Obituary (AP News)

CLEVELAND (AP) - Helga Sandburg Crile, an author...

Aloo Driver Obituary (masslive)

Aloo J. Driver 1927 - 2015 South Hadley...

Robert Pastor Obituary (AP News)

WASHINGTON (AP) - Robert A. Pastor, an...

George Goodman Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) - George Goodman, a journalist,...

Elizabeth Howard Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) - Elizabeth Jane Howard, whose saga...

Barbara Lawrence Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Actress Barbara Lawrence, who...

Ned Vizzini Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ned Vizzini, a popular young...

Janet Dailey Obituary (AP News)

BRANSON, Missouri (AP) — Romance writer Janet...

Colin Wilson Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) - British author Colin Wilson, who...

Ida Pollock Obituary (AP News)

LONDON (AP) — Ida Pollock once said she was born...

Next:
Sign-up for free email updates via ObitMessenger to be alerted when memorials are added to this site.
Blank Blank Blank
Most Viewed Memorials
Elizabeth Edwards Obituary (AP News)

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Elizabeth Edwards, who...

Dick Clark Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dick Clark, the ever-youthful...

Molly Ivins Obituary (AP News)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Witty best-selling author...

View All

Search Memorials

- ADVERTISEMENT -

About This Site: Authors Memorials

The Authors Memorial Site includes obituaries and Guest Books from the Legacy.com network of newspaper and funeral home affiliates.

- ADVERTISEMENT -
- ADVERTISEMENT -