Issue:  Vol. 46 / No. 49 / 8 December 2016


Paul J. Isakson, M.D.

October 26, 1937 – September 25, 2016

Dr.   Read more


Horacio N. Roque Ramírez

November 15, 1969 – December 25, 2015

Horacio's expertise in dancing cumbias was a proud reflection of his immigrant Salvadorian background – he loved to party and loved his men brown.   Read more



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