The scholar, a prolific contributer who helped the demystify the online encyclopedia's inner workings, died after a rock-climbing accident at Joshua Tree.
When Adrianne Wadewitz became a Wikipedia contributor 10 years ago she decided to use a pseudonym, certain that fellow scholars at Indiana University would frown on writing for the often-maligned "free encyclopedia that anyone can edit."
Cuban ex-Washington Senators pitcher Conrado 'Connie' Marrero, Major League Baseball's oldest living player, has died at 102.
Connie Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011 became the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana on Wednesday. He was 102, two days short of his 103rd birthday.
Kevin Sharp, a country singer who scored a handful of hits after successfully battling cancer, dies at 43; Alistair MacLeod, a Canadian author best known for his short story collections and novel 'No Great Mischief,' dies at 77.
Donna Lucille Drew Wheeler
January 17, 1934 - (Hurricane, UT) - Donna was born on 17 January 1934 in Chamberlain, S.D. Daughter of Jessie and Madge Lyke Drew. Donna married Ned Brent Wheeler 18 May 1956 in the Salt Lake L.D.S. Temple. She was ...
Don Lynn Carroll Sr.
May 6, 1931 - July 25, 2011 (Greenville, UT) - To our Daddy, Dad, Father, Husband, Grandfather and Great Grandfather, Peace be with you, your time of trial is over. You have touched all of our lives greatly, and we thank you ...
Betty Nelson Payne
August 16, 1926 - July 21, 2011 (St. George, UT) - Betty Nelson Payne, 84, died peacefully on July 21st at her daughter, Sandi Stout’s home. She was born August 16, 1926 to Thomas Lake Nelson and Blanche Hancock in Eagar, Arizona...
Don Lynn Carroll Sr.
May 6, 1931 - July 25, 2011
(Greenville, UT) - To our Daddy, Dad, Father, Husband, Grandfather and Great Grandfather, Peace be with you, your time of trial is over. You have touched all of our lives greatly, and we thank you ...
Dorothy E. Lang
Apr 02, 1923 - Jul 25, 2011
(St. George, UT) - Dorothy E. Lang, age 88, passed away July 25, 2011 in St. George, Utah. She was born April 2, 1923 to Gustaf Gustafson and Edna Law in Davenport, Iowa. She is survived by her lon...
Andrew Jackson Blad
Jan 07, 1922 - Jul 24, 2011
(Hurricane, UT) - Andrew Jackson Blad, 89, passed away on July 24, 2011, in Hurricane, Utah. He was born January 7, 1922, in Caliente, NV to Carl Levi and Addie Minerva Hamblin Blad. He married Ald...