Submit an Obituary
Search By Location
Photos & Memorials
Legends & Legacies
In The News
Today In History
Grief & Support
Sympathy & Condolence Advice
How To Write An Obituary
Submit An Obituary
May the god of comfort be a source of strength for your...
He was a neighbor of mine, or I was a neighbor of his; used...
- Fereydoun Safizadeh
May the Lewis family be blessed by God.Happy are the...
May the God of all comfort and peace be with your dear...
Dear family may you find peace from the God of comfort.
- l e
Anthony Lewis (Photo by Bill Brett/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
BOSTON (AP) - Anthony Lewis, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author and New York Times columnist, has died. He was 85.
Lewis was married to Margaret Marshall, former chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. She retired in 2010 to spend more time with her husband after he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. A court spokeswoman confirmed the death.
Lewis won the Pulitzer in 1955 for national reporting for the Washington Daily News and again in 1963 for national reporting for The New York Times. From 1969 to 2001, he wrote the column "Abroad at Home" for the Times.
His books included "Portrait of a Decade: The Second American Revolution," ''Gideon's Trumpet," and "Make No Law: The Sullivan Case and the First Amendment."
The Cambridge resident was a 1948 graduate of Harvard College.
Copyright © 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
View Guest Book
Related Memorial Sites
Donate to Charity
How To Submit A Death Notice
Find Advice & Support
Sympathy and Condolence Advice
Return to today's Death Notices for The Washington Post
Follow this Obituary
Remember on Facebook
Follow via email
*Please enter a valid email address.
Bookmark this memorial on Facebook with the My Memorials™ application. My Memorials™ helps you honor departed family members, friends, and even favorite celebrities – all on your Facebook page.
Thank you. You have now memorialized
The My Memorials Facebook app allows you to:
with memorials that are important to you.
on your memorials in your Facebook News Feed.
Share your memories
with your Facebook friends.
VIEW YOUR MY MEMORIALS PAGE
Return to Obituary
Search Death Notices & Guest Books
You are searching
Past 3 days
Past 7 days
Past 2 weeks
Past 30 days
Past 6 months
Republic of Ireland
District of Columbia
U.S. Virgin Islands
U.S. Minor Outlying Islands
All District of Columbia obituaries
The Washington Post
Specific Date Range:
Questions? Contact Us
© 2015 Legacy.com All Rights Reserved