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• In Massachusetts, The Republican reports that “Jeanne E. D'Amour, a philanthropist and widow of Big Y Foods Inc. co-founder Gerald E. ‘Gerry’ D'Amour, died on Saturday.

“She was 90. Funeral services were held in private at the D'Amour Chapel here.

“Her husband died in August, also at the age of 90.”

• “Star Trek fans” (and there are many of them in the MNB community) are mourning the death of William Campbell, who passed away over the weekend at age 87.

Campbell played protagonist roles in two episodes of the original “Star Trek” series - as the Squire of Gothos in an episode of the same name, and as Klingon Captain Koloth in the popular episode, “The Trouble with Tribbles.” He reprised the Koloth role three decades later in the “Blood Oath” episode of “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.”
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