By | October 8, 2020
Jim Dwyer death-obituary

Jim Dwyer cause of death – Jim Dwyer dead : obituary – tributes

  • Date of death: October 8, 2020
  • Age: 63-year-old
  • Cause of death: complications of lung cancer

How did Jim Dwyer die?

Jim Dwyer, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter, columnist and author whose stylish journalism captured the human dramas of New York City for readers of New York Newsday, The Daily News and The New York Times for nearly four decades, died on Thursday in Manhattan. He was 63.

His death, at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, was announced by Dean Baquet, the executive editor of The Times, and Clifford Levy, the paper’s metropolitan editor, in an email to the Times staff. The cause was complications of lung cancer.

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Jim Dwyer tributes

Family, friends and loved ones of the deceased have taken to their social media pages to share tributes, kind words and prayer.

Our best wishes and love to the deceased’s family and friends.

Nikita Stewart wrote;

I was privileged to sit next to @jimdwyernytin the newsroom. He was one of the most selfless journalists I’ve ever known. Gave me the lay of the land, talked me through ideas when I asked. He passed along a story to me that turned into my book. Forever grateful. I will miss him.

NYPD NEWS wrote;

It is with sadness that we have learned news of the death of journalist Jim Dwyer, a hard-hitting reporter and mentor to countless whose @nytimescolumn, About New York, captured the voices of everyday New Yorkers. His style, character, grace, wit and conscience will be missed.

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