Street Sense remembers beloved artists and vendor Kanell Washington, also known as Kenneth Ward.
Content categorized as Obituaries & Memorials
A memorial honoring Larry Avents, a D.C. man who had been experiencing homeless for 20 years. He passed away in August of 2016, and is remembered fondly by those who knew him.
Weldon Moore, a man who lived on the streets for 15 years and could quote the Bible from memory passed away three weeks ago after losing a four-month battle with pancreatic cancer at age 55. Friends recounted Moore’s struggle and his dedication to Christianity at a memorial at Franklin Square park last Sunday.
Sunny Chadwick passed away in the hospital on May 2, 2016. She was 59 years young. Services were arranged by her family.
Vendor/Artists Joe Jackson and Charles Davis share heartfelt words in memory of their close friend Cristopher Gross who passed away on the ground outside of Tenleytown Station in March.
It is never easy saying goodbye to someone that we care about. The Street Sense staff would like to offer our sincerest condolences to the… Read more »
Michael Jackson passed away on Wednesday, December 16. He was scheduled to go into surgery on his back, and the recovery did not go well…. Read more »
Muriel, you surely will be missed by an array of people. Especially your friend Michael Jackson, whom you helped through the good and the bad…. Read more »
Community member writes a memorial for his homeless neighbor.
An obituary of Andre Blair, a homeless man who died from hypothermia.