Paul Newman

NEWMAN--Paul. The Board of Directors, Overseers and staff of the International Rescue Committee are saddened by the death of Paul Newman, actor, director, philanthropist and generous supporter of the IRC and the cause of refugees. Paul's assistance over the years helped the IRC save countless lives in conflict-areas worldwide. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to his wife, Joanne Woodward, and his five daughters, brother, and grandchildren. Alan Batkin and Jonathan Wiesner Co-Chairs of the Board George Rupp, President

Published in The New York Times from Sept. 29 to Sept. 30, 2008