The latest from The Remembrance Project
Mrs. Gray had a green thumb for helping along plants -- and children.
“She literally advised me to be like a volcano, because it was better, it was healthier," remembers her daughter, Natalie Kingsbury.
Throughout his life, Harris Forbes functioned at the intellectual level of a 1- to 2-year-old. But he was keenly sensitive, and quite particular about people.
Care for the neediest was Dr. Buxbaum's life work. But, outside the bounds of an ordered medical life, he was also an explorer.
Mary would talk to anybody, but that didn’t mean she could be taken.
Teaching family law at Suffolk University for 50 years, Professor Kindregan was always ready with a commentary on any topic at hand.
Faith was her steady companion. Children were too.
Dr. Robert Doyle was uncompromising about patient care. He was the only physician in Bridgton, the only surgeon in the only hospital, and never off duty.
Mary Margaret Kasiewicz, a devoted junior high reading specialist, did not let a difficult illness keep her from traveling the world with her husband.
Jessie Aufman "would gladly watch paint dry" if only her brother Dylan would do it too, their father remembers.
Berger debunked the medical results of Nazi experiments and was an early researcher into a less invasive type of aortic valve replacement.
"She could talk to people," her husband said. Barbara brought a natural curiosity onto their beloved "small farm."
Archie Kenyon had the perfect captain’s temperament, though it wasn’t a traditional captain’s temperament.
His thinking about race and resilience was so broad and so deep.
For 20 years, Robert Minder’s students called him Moreh Shem. Moreh means "teacher," but sometimes it also means "sage." In his case, it meant both.
Raised in southern Italy, Carmine Barletta was the only one of his five siblings to go to college. In the late 1940s, that meant leaving home for a monastery. He was 12.
Dr. D. Rao Sanadi's scientific precision extended into his personal life. From India, he arranged his own marriage.
Paul's greatest love, aside from his wife of 65 years and five children, was golf.
Michael loved skiing and experiencing the outdoors with his family and friends.
In 1976, Jetta Brenner was chosen to manage the Sheraton Russell hotel in Manhattan. People soon started calling it "Jetta's Place."