Death of Josh Ozersky

August 22, 1967 - May 4, 2015
Chicago, Illinois | Age 47

Food critic found dead in Chicago hotel
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By J.M. HIRSCH, The Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Well-known food critic Josh Ozersky, whose witty and snarky writing generally focused on his obsession with all things meat, has died in Chicago. He was 47.

Ozersky, who was in the city for the James Beard Foundation Awards, was found dead in his room at the Conrad Chicago Hotel on Monday, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. Authorities said a Tuesday autopsy was inconclusive and the final determination...

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