Deaths of note from around the world:
Margaret Brewer, 82: Retired brigadier general who was the first woman to hold the rank of general in the Marine Corps. Died Jan. 2 in Springfield, Va.
Richard McWilliam, 59: Innovative leader of the trading card company Upper Deck who helped make it an industry powerhouse at a time when baseball and other sports cards were increasingly coveted by adult collectors. Died Jan. 5 in Carlsbad, Calif.
Gordon Chavunduka, 82: Author, sociologist and politician whose research bridged the gap between Western medicine and African tribal healers, sometimes called witch doctors. Died Friday in Harare, Zimbabwe.