Death of Nan Tucker McEvoy

March 26, 2015
San Francisco, California

San Francisco Chronicle heir dies
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The Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Nan Tucker McEvoy, the last member of the San Francisco Chronicle's founding family to head the newspaper, died Thursday after a long convalescence. She was 95.

Her son, Nion McEvoy, publisher of Chronicle Books, confirmed her death.

The Chronicle reported (http://bit.ly/1H1WEAx ) that McEvoy — who had also been a prominent olive oil producer — died peacefully at home in San Francisco.

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