Jack R. Salamanca

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On Wednesday, October 30, 2013, Jack Richard Salamanca of Potomac, MD. Author of six books: The Lost Country, Lilith and four other novels. A professor at the University of Maryland in the English department for 25 years. Beloved husband of the late Mimi Salamanca; loving father of Richard R. Salamanca; brother of the late Raoul Salamanca. Friends may call at DeVol Funeral Home, 10 East Deer Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 on Monday, November 4, 2013 from 9 to 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Forest Oak Cemetery. Please sign family guest book at

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Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 2, 2013