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 (nə-krŏl′ə-jē, nĕ-)
n. pl. ne·crol·o·gies
1. A list of people who have died, especially in the recent past or during a specific period.
2. An obituary.

nec′ro·log′ic (nĕk′rə-lŏj′ĭk), nec′ro·log′i·cal adj.
ne·crol′o·gist n.
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6) Create the position of Historian and eliminate the position of Necrologist.
Bill Gommel, IAS Historian and also Necrologist, asked members to let him know of any deaths of IAS members, and also send him obituary clippings.
Gommel, as Historian, encouraged all IAS members to send their resumes to him or Shaffer and, as necrologist, also any obituaries they see for other members to him, Jim Berry for newsletter, or Shaffer.