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Sad news.

ETA: And another article on his passing.
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I dont know that I'd call living to 90 sad. He had a very impressive life and should be remembered for both his military service and his postwar career where many people know of him for his part in the Sirhan Sirhan prosecution.
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Sad news. Full life though...with quite a lot of "goodness" in it.
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My grandma turns 102 this summer and she's still really alert.

I remember 2 years ago when she came semi-running with her walker.
We asked her "where have you been?"
She said "I was at the old folks home, singing songs to the elderly."
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