William J. Weisz, 70, a former chairman and chief...


December 25, 1997

William J. Weisz, 70, a former chairman and chief executive of Motorola Inc. who played a leading role in the electronics company's rapid growth during the 1970s and 1980s, died of an apparent heart attack Dec. 17 at his home outside Phoenix.

Sey Chassler, 78, who expanded women's magazines beyond printing recipes to promoting equal rights as the editor in chief of Redbook, died of complications of cancer Dec. 11 at New York University Medical Center.

Roger Barkley, 61, a radio and television personality who joined Al Lohman to entertain Southern California radio audiences for 25 years, died of cancer Sunday in Los Angeles.

Pub Date: 12/25/97

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