necrologist


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ne·crol·o·gist

(nĕ-krol'ŏ-jist),
A student of, or a specialist in, necrology.
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Bill Gommel, IAS Historian and also Necrologist, asked members to let him know of any deaths of IAS members, and also send him obituary clippings.
Gommel, as Historian, encouraged all IAS members to send their resumes to him or Shaffer and, as necrologist, also any obituaries they see for other members to him, Jim Berry for newsletter, or Shaffer.
is given by those necrologists, who, immediately after one's death, carefully balance the good and bad as perceived and applauded by the majority.