Tagged: Obituaries

Thriving on grit and passion 0

Thriving on grit and passion

Jim Kelly of the Pacific Business News writes Friday about the paper’s founder and former editor, George Mason, who died earlier this week at 84. Kelly wrote, “In 1971, PBN sued the state of...

Former Honolulu real estate reporter dies 0

Former Honolulu real estate reporter dies

Jerry Tune, who covered Hawaii real estate for the Honolulu Star-Bulletin for decades, died Friday after an illness. He was 69. Star-Bulletin reporter Rosemarie Bernardo wrote, “Tune started working at the Star-Bulletin in 1970....

Pittsburgh biz reporter dies after surgery 0

Pittsburgh biz reporter dies after surgery

C.M. Mortimer, a business reporter for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review who covered the steel and coal industries, died Sunday following surgery. He was 54. Tribune-Review staff writer Mary Pickels wrote, “Mortimer’s work covering the coal,...

Remembering a great editor 0

Remembering a great editor

Andrew Cohen, writing in the Ottawa Citizen, writes Tuesday about former Financial Post executive editor Dalton Robertson and how he made the business newspaper in Canada a great publication. Robertson died last month at...