Family and neighbors gathered on Feb. 20 evening to celebrate the life of Angela Hill, who died under the John Philip Sousa Bridge. She had lived there for at least 10 years.
Content categorized as Obituaries & Memorials
Artists and vendors remember Street Sense vendor Dan Hooks.
Angela Pounds-Bennett, a Street Sense vendor and artist died on the morning of New Year’s Day. Her husband Fred Bennett and mother Gwen Pleasant survive her.
Anthony Williams died, on Jan. 26 in an altercation over a sale of K2. He aspired to open a group home for homeless adults and youth. His family and friends memorialized him at The House of Praise on Feb. 13.
Artist/vendor Laticia Brock pays tribute to her late friend and fellow Street Sense vendor Moyo Onibuje.
Street Sense Media vendor and artist Alice Carter tragically passed away on December 18, 2019.
Artist and vendor Laticia Brock uses poetry to memorialize her friend Miss Bobbie.
Remembering Bernard “Chino” Dean Jr.
Artist/vendor Jeff Taylor pays tribute to his late friend, Alice Carter.
Darryl Hines, a close friend of Michael Irby, tells about the lives Mr. Irby had influenced and how much he will be missed.
Three Street Sense Media vendor/artists remember Chino, a former vendor.
Michael Irby of Washington, D.C., passed away in the early morning of July 26. He was 65 years old. A memorial service will be held for Michael at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9 at All Nations Baptist Church on 2001 N Capitol St NE.
Co-founder Ted Henson mourns the loss of Donald Brooks.
Members of the Street Sense Media family mourn the passing of Donald Brooks.
A celebration of the life of DC Family Services Administration worker Donald Brooks, who passed in late July of 2019.
Laura Zeilinger, Director of the D.C. Department of Human Services, mourns the loss of Donald Brooks.
Andre Brinson, Joe Jackson, and Barbara Busch share how Charles Davis touched their lives.
Charles Martin Davis died of natural causes and was found in his bedroom on Oct. 21, according to a police report. Davis, a Street Sense Media vendor, writer and illustrator, was 55 years young. He often sold newspapers in the Tenleytown neighborhood.
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Street Sense Media vendor and contributor Leonard Calvin Hyater Jr. died on July 13, 2018.