Tagged: Obituaries

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...

Iowa business editor dies 0

Iowa business editor dies

Mike Augspurger, the business editor of the Burlington Hawk Eye in Iowa, has died at the age of 52, according to an Associated Press story. He died on Monday. The Hawk Eye is the...

Former Tulsa World biz editor dies 0

Former Tulsa World biz editor dies

Riley Wilson, the former business editor for the Tulsa World, died Monday at the age of 78 from prostate cancer, according to a story in Tuesday’s paper. The story stated, “His battles with the...