The Graveyard

The Lair Of Gary James

2010 – Deaths Q & R

Posted by BigWords on January 4, 2011

Quaife, Peter Alexander Greenlaw (December 31, 1943 – June 23, 2010) Guardian obit; Telegraph obit
Quarrington Paul Lewis (July 22, 1953 – January 21, 2010) Novelist and screenwriter website; IMDB
Quinn, James J., SJ (April 21, 1919 – April 8, 2010) Hymnwriter
Quinton, Anthony Meredith, Baron Quinton (March 25, 1925 – June 19, 2010) Philosopher

Radhakrishnan, M. G. (August 8, 1940 – July 2, 2010) Composer IMDB
Raffray, André (1925 – 2010) Graphic artist
Raftery, Barry (August 16, 1944 – August 22, 2010) Archeologist IMDB; Antiquity tribute; Irish Times obit
Rahhal, Assaf Abu (Assaf Abou Rahhal) (December 18, 1955 – August 3, 2010) Journalist
Rajadhyaksha Marathi, Mangesh Vitthal (मंगेश विठ्ठल राजाध्यक्ष) (June 7, 1913 – April 19, 2010)
Rajah, K.S. (Kasinather Saunthararajah) S.C., P.B.M. (March 3, 1930 – June 17, 2010)
Ramírez, Ariel (September 4, 1921 – February 18, 2010) Composer, first elected president of the Society Of Authors And Composers Of The Argentine Republic website
Rammellzee (aka RAMMΣLLZΣΣ) (1960 – June 28, 2010) Artist
Rardin, Jennifer (April 28, 1965 – September 20, 2010) website; Guardian obit
Ratajczak, Dariusz (November 28, 1962 – 2010) Historian
Ravetch, Irving (November 14, 1920 – September 19, 2010) Screenwriter IMDB; Guardian obit; Independent obit; New York Times obit
Rayner, Claire Berenice OBE (née Chetwynd) (January 22, 1931 – October 11, 2010) Journalist and novelist IMDB; Guardian obit; Independent obit; Telegraph obit
al-Rayyis, Nahid Munir (1937 – April 13, 2010) Poet
Reback, Katherine (1950 – May 24, 2010) Screenwriter IMDB
Rebillot, Paul (May 19, 1931 – February 11, 2010) Direct Impact Creativity
Rebimbus, Wilfred Gerald (April 2, 1942 – March 9, 2010) Lyricist
Reddy, Surendran (March 9, 1962 – January 22, 2010) Composer
Regalado, Héctor José (January 29, 1943 – November 4, 2010)
Reid, Constance Bowman (January 3, 1918 – October 14th, 2010) Biographer
Reid, James “Jimmy” (July 9, 1932 – August 10, 2010) Journalist
Reimer, A. James (August 10, 1942 – August 28, 2010) Academic
Rekai, Kati, CM ( October 20, 1921 – February 1, 2010)
Remonde, Cerge Mamites (December 21, 1958 – January 19, 2010) Journalist
Rémy, Pierre-Jean (Jean-Pierre Angremy) (March 21, 1937 – April 28, 2010)
Rendell, Joan, MBE (1921 – May 4, 2010) Historian This Is Cornwall obit
Rety, John (Janos Réty) (December 8, 1930 – February 3, 2010) Poet Telegraph obit
Reynolds Lowery, Pam (1956 – May 22, 2010) Songwriter website
Reynolds, Paul (4 October 1949 – 23 May 2010) Internet advocate
Reza, Enayatollah (June 18, 1920 – July 20, 2010) Historian
Ribeiro, Francisco (March 15, 1965 – September 14, 2010) Composer
Rich, Alan (June 17, 1924 – April 23, 2010) Music critic website
Richardson, Neil Grant (February 5, 1930 – October 8, 2010) Composer IMDB
Richey, George (November 30, 1935 – July 31, 2010) Songwriter
Ricketts, Christopher (aka Topher Ricketts) (1955 – 2010) Martial arts author website
Riley, Judith Merkle (January 14, 1942 – September 12, 2010) Academic and novelist website; LA Times obit
Rimmer, Jim (April 1, 1934 – January 9, 2010) Owner of Pie Tree Press and noted font designer
Rinciari, Ken (1936 – April 25, 2010) New York Times illustrator website; Another Voice website
Rinpoche, Kyabje Lati (1922 – April 12, 2010)
Ritchie, Bill (August 1, 1931 – January 25, 2010) Comic-book artist The Beezer’s Golden Years obit (blog) Scotsman obit
Roberts, Charles Swann (1930 – August 20, 2010) game designer and historian The Gaming Gang obit
Roberts, Henry Edward (September 13, 1941 – April 1, 2010) Computer pioneer and technical writer Guardian obit; New York Times obit; Telegraph obit; Times obit
Roberts, Richard Julian FSA (May 18, 1930 – October 20, 2010) Librarian and bibliographer
Robinson, Geoffrey (August 22, 1917 – December 30, 2009) Historian
Robinson, Jeanne (March 30, 1948 – May 30, 2010) bio; Stardance movie website; Analog obit
Robinson, Michael (1948 – 2010) Artist and poet website
Rodgers, Carolyn Marie (December 14, 1940 – April 2, 2010) Poet
Rodríguez Cobos, Mario Luis (aka Silo) (January 6, 1938 – September 16, 2010) website
Rodríguez Fernández, Arturo (1948 – April 16, 2010) Author and film critic
Rohmer, Éric (March 20, 1920 – January 11, 2010) Director, film critic, journalist and screenwriter IMDB; Guardian obit; Telegraph obit; Time Out obit
Roelfzema, E.H. (Erik Hazelhoff Roelfzema Jr.). (February 17, 1947 – February 11, 2010) website
Rogde, Isak (1947 – 3 January 2010) Translator
Roll, Israel (1937 – June 20, 2010) Archeologist
Rollin, Jean (Jean Michel Rollin Roth Le Gentil) (November 3, 1938 – December 15, 2010) website; IMDB
Romanowiczowa, Zofia (Zofia Górska) (October 18, 1922 – March 28, 2010) Translator
Römbell, Manfred (December 3, 1941 – June 22, 2010)
de Romilly, Professor Dr. Jacqueline Worms (March 26, 1913 – December 18, 2010) LA Times obit
Ronay, Egon (July 24, 1915 – June 12, 2010) Food critic Guardian obit; Telegraph obit; Times obit
Ronchey, Alberto (September 26, 1926 – March 5, 2010) Journalist
Rooks, Pamela (1958 – October 1, 2010) Screenwriter IMDB
Rosen, Martin “Moishe” (April 12, 1932 – May 18, 2010) Jews For Jesus author.
Roshchin, Mikhail Mikhailovich (Михаил Михайлович Рощин) (February 10, 1933 – October 1, 2010) Screenwriter
Ross, David Robertson (February 28, 1958 – January 2, 2010) Author and historian website; Herald Scotland obit; Scotsman obit; Times obit
Ross, James Francis (October 9, 1931 – July 12, 2010) Philosopher
Roth, Andrew (April 23, 1919 – August 12, 2010) Journalist
Rothstein, Natalie (June 21, 1930 – February 18, 2010) Academic Times obit
Roush, Gerald Lee (October 5, 1941 – May 21, 2010) Ferrari Market Letter website; Boston.com obit; New York Times obit
Roy, Adrienne (June 28, 1953 – December 14, 2010) Comic-book colorist CBG Xtra obit; Comics Worth Reading tribute
Rózsahegyi, György (November 21, 1940 – June 28, 2010)
Ruben, Aaron (March 1, 1914 – January 30, 2010) Director and screenwriter IMDB; LA Times obit; New York Times obit
Rudin, Walter (May 2, 1921 – May 20, 2010) Mathematician
Rugambage, Jean-Léonard ( – June 24, 2010) Journalist
Russ, Martin Saxon (February 14, 1931 – December 6, 2010) Military author New York Times obit
Russell-Wood, A.J.R. (Anthony John R. Russell-Wood) (1940 – August 13, 2010) Historian
Rust, Arthur George “Art,” Jr. (October 13, 1927 – January 12, 2010) Columnist
Rutschky, Katharina (January 25, 1941 – January 14, 2010) German Academic
Ryan, Gerard “Gerry” (June 4, 1956 – April 30, 2010)

Any addictions, corrections and links to original sources appreciated. There are conflicting resources available for some of those listed here, and it has been a struggle to cut through to the facts. I’ll ask you to keep all comments relevant, and – if possible – supply more information to complete the list.

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