David A. Kirkwood

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  • "As an artist, David was one of my favorite models - not..."
    - Laura Orchard
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    - Robin Berrie
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DAVID A. KIRKWOOD David A. Kirkwood, a ten year resident of Santa Fe, passed away Sunday at 4 a.m. in Albuquerque after several months of suffering. David used to be a great athlete and an artists' model for several years in Santa Fe. In 1964 he won a Silver Medal in the Olympic Games in Tokyo in Pentathlon, about which he also wrote a book. He also served in VietNam as an Air Force officer. After retiring from the military he became a stage and screen actor in Los Angeles. He will be missed by his wife Eliza M. Schmid; his four children: David, Robyn, Adam, Kerith; and many friends and artists.

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