Actor Ron Silver dies after two-year battle with esophageal cancer
BY Jane H. Furse
DAILY NEWS WRITER
Updated Monday, March 16th 2009, 8:27 AM
Actor Ron Silver has died after a two-year fight with esophageal cancer.
Robin Bronk, the coalition's executive director, said Silver, 62, "died peacefully in his sleep with his family around him early Sunday morning. He had been fighting esophageal cancer for two years and the family is making arrangements for a private service." [Read More @ NY Daily News]
Monday, March 16, 2009
Farewell to Ron Silver
Activist, scholar, actor. He ran the political spectrum, but he was always honest about where he stood. And the man knew how to get things done. Fare thee well, sir, fare thee well.