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In Memoriam

We pause to honor the notable names who lost their lives this week as well as the ongoing cost in Afghanistan.

(h/t Heather)

This Week with George Stephanopoulos notes the death of one service member in Afghanistan.

US Marines SSgt Jonathan D Davis, 34, Kayenta, AZ

In addition, the following notable names lost their lives this week:

Musician Dan Toler, former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, journalist Barry Horstman, author and diplomat Stéphane Hessel, former Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Harold G. Clarke, singer Richard Street, actor Dale Robertson, pianist Van Cliburn, progressive advocate and French politician Henri Caillavet, rapper Magic, actress Bonnie Franklin and Michigan's former Chief Justice Robert Danhof.

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