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  • Daniel von Bargen dies at 64; actor had recurring role on 'Seinfeld'

    Daniel von Bargen dies at 64; actor had recurring role on 'Seinfeld'
    Daniel von Bargen, a character actor whose movie and TV roles included George Costanza's dimwitted boss Mr. Kruger on "Seinfeld," has died. He was 64.
  • Cardinal Edward Egan dies at 82; former archbishop of New York

    Cardinal Edward Egan, the former archbishop of New York who oversaw a broad and sometimes unpopular financial overhaul of the archdiocese and played a prominent role in the city after the Sept. 11 terror attacks, died Thursday. He was 82. Egan died of...

    Margaret Fallers, anthropologist and U. of C. administrator, dies

    Margaret Fallers was trained as an anthropologist, which served her well in solving problems of students, staff and faculty during a 20-year career as associate provost and affirmative action officer at the University of Chicago, one colleague said. "I...

    John Mockler dies at 73; architect of California school funding law

    John Mockler, a leading education advisor for four decades who was a principal author of Proposition 98, the law that guarantees California's public schools a sizable share of the state budget, died Tuesday in Sacramento. He was 73. The cause was...

    Sylvia Kunin dies at 101; founder of Young Musicians Foundation

     Sylvia Kunin dies at 101; founder of Young Musicians Foundation
    In 1955, Sylvia Kunin founded the Young Musicians Foundation in Los Angeles that provided support and a showcase for budding classical-music talents — including conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, guitarist Christopher Parkening and soprano Shirley...