Bryan Marquard

Marquard has written obituaries since 2005 for the Globe , where he has worked since 2000. For more than 30 years he has been reporter and editor at publications including Newsday on Long Island and smaller newspapaers in New England, where he has lived most of his life.

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Bill Buchanan, 90; was versatile Boston journalist

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Mr. Buchanan was admired by his peers at the Herald Traveler, the Herald, the Daily Record, and the Globe.

Charles C. Kenney Jr., 90; unofficial historian of Cocoanut Grove fire

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Mr. Kenney, his sons said, lived a happy life by appreciating what others often overlook.

Herbert L. Abrams, 95; cofounded antinuclear doctors’ group at Harvard

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Dr. Abrams helped launch International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, which received the 1985 Nobel Prize.

Marvin Minsky, 88; MIT professor helped create field of artificial intelligence

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In 1959, Dr. Minsky cofounded what is now MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory.