On March 6, 2013, Kenneth Pasmanick of Washington, DC. Principal bassoonist of the National Symphony Orchestra for 50 years, who performed several concertos written for him and was an active jazz musician. Beloved husband of Frances Virginia Cohen Pasmanick; devoted father of Anne and Philip (Marilyn); grandfather of Eleanor Cohen, Natalia and Naomi Garcia-Pasmanick. Memorial Service will be held at Sunrise Assisted Living, 5111 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC on Friday, March 29, 2013, at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, www.michaeljfox.org.