Samm Sinclair Baker,87, who wrote more than 30 books on...

Deaths Elsewhere

March 25, 1997

Samm Sinclair Baker,87, who wrote more than 30 books on self-improvement, including "The Complete Scarsdale Medical Diet" with Dr. Herman Tarnower, died March 5 after suffering a stroke in Port Chester, N.Y.

James W. Coe,75, a film and television still photographer whose works include "Police Academy 5," "Jaws 2" and "Roots," died March 12 in Clinton Township, Mich., of complications from Parkinson's disease.

Bishop Timothy J. Harrington,78, who headed the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester, Mass., from 1983 through 1994, died there Sunday of a brain tumor. Pope John XXIII honored him with the title of Papal Chamberlain in 1960. He was named Domestic Prelate by Pope Paul VI in May 1966. In April 1968, he was chosen by Pope Paul VI to be Titular Bishop of Rusuca and Auxiliary to the Bishop of Worcester. He was consecrated as a bishop in 1968 in St. Paul's Cathedral in Worcester.

Pub Date: 3/25/97

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