Other Deaths Reported

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Herbert Gold, postwar novelist, San Francisco, on November 19, 2023.


Gerald Kahn, attorney and Democratic district leader, New York City, on September 8, 2023.


John F. Mathews, TV news producer, Woodstock, Vt., on September 3, 2023.


Robert A. Lewis, psychiatrist, New York City, on April 24, 2023.


Martin S. Kaufman, attorney, Scarsdale, N.Y., on October 3, 2023.

1966Richard L. Watson, classical musician and wine importer, Washington, D.C., on May 8, 2023.

Stephanie K. Wissinger, nonprofit administrator, Brooklyn, N.Y., on November 15, 2023.

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