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YOURDON--Ed, died suddenly on January 20, 2016 as a result of complications from a blood infection. He was a luminary in the computer software field and widely known as the lead developer of the structured analysis/design methods of the 1970s. In June 1997, he was inducted to the Computer Hall of Fame. He is survived by his loving family.

Published in The New York Times on Jan. 22, 2016