Posts Tagged: congestive heart failure

For years, Alf R. Larson, 93, buried his memories of surviving the Bataan Death March

CRYSTAL, Minn. – Alf R. Larson’s World War II story was nearly never told. For 55 years, he hid the horrors he experienced during the Bataan Death March and 41 months as a POW. Finally, after a friend’s persistent urging,

For years, Alf R. Larson, 93, buried his memories of surviving the Bataan Death March

CRYSTAL, Minn. – Alf R. Larson’s World War II story was nearly never told. For 55 years, he hid the horrors he experienced during the Bataan Death March and 41 months as a POW. Finally, after a friend’s persistent urging,

The ‘Picasso’ of Philadelphia’s cheesesteaks, hoagies, Domenic Spataro, 94, worked just days ago

DOYLESTOWN TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Domenic C. Spataro, 94, of Buckingham, Bucks County, patriarch of Spataro’s, a decades-old sandwich shop at Reading Terminal Market, died Thursday, Jan. 26, of congestive heart failure at Doylestown Hospital. “He epitomized our independent merchant community,”

The ‘Picasso’ of Philadelphia’s cheesesteaks, hoagies, Domenic Spataro, 94, worked just days ago

DOYLESTOWN TOWNSHIP, Pa. – Domenic C. Spataro, 94, of Buckingham, Bucks County, patriarch of Spataro’s, a decades-old sandwich shop at Reading Terminal Market, died Thursday, Jan. 26, of congestive heart failure at Doylestown Hospital. “He epitomized our independent merchant community,”

‘Savannah Jack’ Russell, 63, wrestled before thousands before steroids caught up with his heart

MINNEAPOLIS – Putting behind him youthful scrapes with police while growing up in St. Paul, Savannah Russell donned the maroon and gold as a Minnesota Gophers football player and then wrestled professionally before thousands of fans in stadiums and arenas

‘Savannah Jack’ Russell, 63, wrestled before thousands before steroids caught up with his heart

MINNEAPOLIS – Putting behind him youthful scrapes with police while growing up in St. Paul, Savannah Russell donned the maroon and gold as a Minnesota Gophers football player and then wrestled professionally before thousands of fans in stadiums and arenas

James F. Crow, 95, helped assess radiation mutational damage after nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, Nagasaki

MADISON, WISC. – James F. Crow, a leader in the field of population genetics who helped shape public policy toward atomic radiation damage and the use of DNA in the courtroom, died last Wednesday at his home in Madison, Wis.

James F. Crow, 95, helped assess radiation mutational damage after nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, Nagasaki

MADISON, WISC. – James F. Crow, a leader in the field of population genetics who helped shape public policy toward atomic radiation damage and the use of DNA in the courtroom, died last Wednesday at his home in Madison, Wis.