Kathleen O'Keefe


Age: 54

Summary: founder of Cambodia's first independent newspaper Phnom Penh Post in 1992 as the country began to emerge from decades of violence, in which the English-language newspaper introduced the concept of objective journalism to a country still in turmoil and worked to help Cambodia become a stable nation with international standards of governance.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: February 8, 1960

Died: December 1, 2014

Arlington, Massachusetts