Marshall Sahlins
1930 - 2021
Born in Chicago 1930. Died peacefully at home. Husband of Barbara, brother of the late Bernie Sahlins, brother-in-law of Jane Sahlins. Father to Julie, Peter, and Elaine. Father-in-law to Ramona Naddaff and Adam Siegman. Grandfather to Lily, Guthrie, and Max. Memorial service pending. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made the Marshall Sahlins Memorial Fund at the University of Chicago.

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One of my anthropological heroes...
Lamont Lindstrom
April 8, 2021
"The theory of the gift ": what a beautiful piece of writing. A gift to us all.
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April 7, 2021
So sorry Barb. This will be hard, partly because you had so many good years together. Thinking of you, Nancy
Nancy Stone
April 7, 2021