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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Eleanor Myerson; House member, leader in Brookline

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Myerson was a pioneering woman in Brookline politics who assumed a leadership role among women in the Legislature.

Whitney Smith, 76; coined term for scholarly study of flags

By , Globe Staff

Dr. Smith, of Winchester, founded the Flag Research Center in Winchester and came up with the term vexillology.

Ruth Page, 95; told radio listeners of nature’s beauty

By , Globe Staff

Mrs. Page was a longtime Vermont Public Radio commentator on environmental issues.

Jay W. Forrester, of Concord, computer pioneer; at 98

By , Globe Staff

Professor Forrester taught for decades at MIT’s Sloan School of Management.