Stories about the lives of prominent Alexandrians.

Herman Boone, coach of the ‘Remember the Titans’ team, dies at...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] This story has been updated with the Times' full obituary for Herman Boone. Herman Boone, the legendary football coach who led...

Local historian William Seale dies at 80

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] William Seale, an Alexandria historian, author and resident, died Nov. 21 in Washington D.C. following a long illness. He was...

Pamela Sue Fitzgerald dies at 51

Pamela Sue Fitzgerald (Pam) passed away after a courageous battle with cancer at her home in Alexandria, VA on September 7th, 2019 at the...

Robert C. Odle Jr., prominent lawyer and public official, dies at...

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Robert C. Odle Jr., a lawyer, White House staffer and assistant secretary of the Department of Energy, died from cancer...

Erin Marie McPherson (Garner) dies at 30

Erin Marie McPherson (Garner), age 30, passed away on Sept. 13, 2019, from complications related to her heart. She was a newlywed, having met...

Naomi Gonyea, longtime McEnearney receptionist, dies at 71

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Naomi Janice Gonyea, 71, died on Aug. 10. A memorial service was held on Sept. 6 at The Church of...