Hedda Bolgar, known for her energy and optimism, began her studies in Vienna in Sigmund Freud's day. She fled the Nazis and eventually settled in Southern California, where she was chief of psychology at Mt. Sinai Hospital and helped found several local institutions devoted to the field.
Hedda Bolgar, a psychologist old enough to have attended Sigmund Freud's lectures in Vienna but youthful enough to have treated patients until just a few weeks ago, has died. She was 103.
Jorge Rafael Videla led a rebellion that overthrew Isabel Peron in 1976 and then oversaw a seven-year reign of terror known as the dirty war.
BUENOS AIRES — Former Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, who presided over that country's so-called dirty war in which up to 30,000 dissidents were murdered or disappeared, died Friday while serving a 50-year prison sentence. He was 87.
By Andres D'Alessandro and Chris Kraul, Special to the Los Angeles Times
Geza Vermes was one of the first scholars to translate the scrolls into English. He later wrote engaging works about the Jewish origins of Jesus.
Geza Vermes was a graduate student in Belgium in the late 1940s when he was captivated by news sweeping the globe about a remarkable discovery in the desert east of Jerusalem. He quickly switched gears, penning his doctoral thesis on the Dead Sea Scrolls, the ancient manuscript fragments that would become a focus of his life's work.
Jerry Ray Croft
(June 14, 1931 - April 8, 2012)
(Washington, UT) - Jerry Ray Croft passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, April 8, 2012, after a long illness. His wife and best friend, Dorothy, was by his side. Jerry was born on June 14, ...
Mary Lenora Barnson
Nov 12, 1919 - Apr 04, 2012
(St. George, UT) - Our beautiful mother, Mary Lenora Barnson passed away Wednesday April 4, 2012 in St. George, Utah. She was born November 12, 1919 in Millcreek, UT to Marion and Lenora Murphy Fra...
May 23, 1969 - Apr 06, 2012
(Washington, UT) - Having been born of goodly parents, Jacklyn Lister took the next step in the eternal plan of happiness leaving this earth life on Friday, April 6, 2012.
Jackie was born May 23, 1...