Joan Winston

 

Age: 77

 

Summary: superfan of the original 1960's Star Trek TV series who organized the first conventions for fans (Trekkies) after the show was canceled by NBC in 1968.

 

 

Cause of Death: Alzheimer's disease

 

Born: June 19, 1931

 

Died: September 11, 2008

 

Location:  New York City, New York