Mary Travers – Of Peter, Paul, and Mary fame, she died of leukemia this week, just a few years after a bone marrow transplant seemed to turn things around for her. If I had a hammer, I’d smash cancer to bits.
Monte Clark – The former coach of the Detroit Lions died from bone marrow cancer.
Myles Brand – This president of the NCAA died from pancreatic cancer. He was tough enough to fire Bobby Knight in a prior job, but couldn’t out-tough cancer.
Keith Floyd – Dead from colon cancer, this chef was popular in Britain with TV viewers.