This Week: In Memoriam

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This Week with George Stephanopoulos marks the passing of actress Estelle Getty, Reagan administration official Charles Wick, "Last Lecture" Professor Randy Pausch, as well as 22 service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan in the last two weeks. According to, the official count of military killed in Iraq is now 4,438. According to Iraq Body Count, there were 88 Iraqi civilian deaths this week.


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