In Memoriam

(h/t Heather at VideoCafe)

This Week with George Stephanopoulos marks the passing of one service person in Afghanistan:

US Army SGT Aaron X Wittman, 28, Chester, VA

According to iCasualties, the total number of allied service members killed in Afghanistan is now 3,256.

In addition, the following notable names lost their lives this weekend:
WY state politician Dave Edwards, television host Huell Howser, McDonald’s executive Fred L. Turner, stuntman/director David Ellis, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Richard Ben Kramer, WY state politician Larry Clapp, gay rights activist and PFLAG founder Jeanne Manford, San Francisco personality Vivian Brown, economist James Buchanan, Indiana state politician Robert Rock, Canadian politician John Wise, author Evan S. Connell, NC state politician Jean R Preston, guitarist John Wilkinson and internet innovator and activist Aaron Swartz.