Irene Nolan


Age: 70

former managing editor at Louisville Courier-Journal from 1987 to 1992 who helped the newspaper to win a Pulitzer Prize in 1989 for its coverage of an 1988 bus crash that killed 27 people, who also was editor and co-owner of the Island Free Press in coastal Carolina.

Cause of Death: Respiratory illness

Born: October 2, 1946

Died: March 4, 2017

Norfolk, Virginia