Timothy Ray, who died at age 51 in December, was generous, hardworking and deeply committed to his faith and friends.
Content categorized as Obituaries & Memorials
Street Sense honors the life of Enzel Sudler– a car enthusiast, comedian and beloved member of the homeless community who passed away in Oct. 2016.
Street Sense remembers beloved artists and vendor Kanell Washington, also known as Kenneth Ward.
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 »
Reporting on the annual memorial near Thomas Circle in memory of homeless individuals that have lost their lives.
Street Sense volunteers and vendors offer their memories of the service and dedication of Mary Ann Luby.
A memorial for Mary Ann Luby, a passionate advocate for assisting those in need.
Reporting on the 20th anniversary of Mitch Snyder’s passing, as well as the 40th anniversary of the Community for Creative Non-Violence.
An article about the December 2009 Homeless Memorial Day Vigil and a tribute to those lost.
A Memorial for Renee Paige, who resided near the CCNV shelter, and passed away on June 7, 2009.
A memorial poem written for former Street Sense Vendor Matesha Thompson.
Community member writes a memorial for his homeless neighbor.
An obituary of Andre Blair, a homeless man who died from hypothermia.