Deaths elsewhere

Deaths of note from around the world:

Dr. Jane Wright, 93: Pioneering oncologist who helped elevate chemotherapy from a last resort for cancer patients to an often viable treatment option. Died Feb. 19 at her home in Guttenberg, N.J.

Bruce Reynolds, 81: Mastermind of the so-called Great Train Robbery in 1963. One of the most audacious and lucrative heists in English history, it netted the modern equivalent of $40 million; he considered the episode his “Sistine Chapel ceiling” in a career of thievery. Died Feb. 28.