Portola Valley Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Portola Valley, CA

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  • 6 hrs ago | via Almanac 

    Obituary: Dr. Norman Coplon, nephrologist and innovator

    Dr. Norman Coplon, founder of the nonprofit Satellite Healthcare and an award-winning nephrologist who taught at Stanford University, died at his Portola Valley home on Jan. 11 following a long illness. He was 77. Born in Syracuse, New York, in 1937, he attended Syracuse University and then medical school at the State University of New York Upstate.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via Almanac 

    Obituary: Dr. Norman Coplon, nephrologist and innovator

    Dr. Norman Coplon, founder of the nonprofit Satellite Healthcare and an award-winning nephrologist who taught at Stanford University, died at his Portola Valley home on Jan. 11 following a long illness. He was 77. Born in Syracuse, New York, in 1937, he attended Syracuse University and then medical school at the State University of New York Upstate.

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  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via Almanac 

    Presidential adviser Martin Anderson dies

    Martin Anderson, an author, Hoover Institution scholar at Stanford University, and adviser to Republican presidents, died Saturday, Jan. 3, in Portola Valley. He was at home and died in his sleep, his family said.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via The Washington Post 

    Martin Anderson, GOP presidential adviser, proponent...

    Martin Anderson, a conservative and libertarian-leaning intellectual who was a key adviser to Republican presidents and was credited with providing many of the ideas and arguments that created America's all-volunteer military, died Jan. 3 at his home in Portola Valley, Calif. He was 78. The Hoover Institution at Stanford University, where Dr. Anderson had been a senior fellow since 1971, announced his death but did not cite a cause.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via The China Post 

    Top Reagan adviser and author, Martin Anderson, dies...

    Martin Anderson, a top domestic policy adviser to President Ronald Reagan and author of several books about his life and legacy, has died. He was 78. Anderson died in his sleep Jan. 3 at his home in Portola Valley, California, according to the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, where he had been a senior fellow since 1971.

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  • Tuesday Jan 6 | via WHBF-TV Rock Island 

    Top Reagan adviser and author, Martin Anderson, dies...

    Martin Anderson, a top policy adviser to President Ronald Reagan and author of several books about his life and legacy, has died. He was 78. The Hoover Institution at Stanford University, where Anderson had been a senior fellow since 1971, confirms Anderson died Jan. 3 at his home in Portola Valley.

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  • Monday Jan 5 | via Business Wire 

    Statement from John Raisian, Director, Hoover Instit...

    "Anderson was an accomplished academic, earning a Ph.D. from MIT, and went on to be one of the youngest professors to receive tenure at Columbia University. He joined the Hoover Institution in 1971.

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  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Almanac 

    Obituary: Lois Shell Umholtz, longtime Portola Valle...

    Lois Shell Umholtz died quietly at her Portola Valley home on Oct. 1 after a 12-year battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was 96. Born in Santa Barbara, she was proud of her work as a "Rosie the Riveter" during World War II, say family members.

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