Anita Pramawat, academic intervention teacher at Strawberry Knoll Elementary School, died on Jan. 17. She was 73 years old, and had been with MCPS for nearly 40 years.
Richard D. Riddle, former physics teacher, athletic director and assistant principal at Wheaton High School, died on Jan. 6. He was 88 years old and retired in 1996, after 29 years with MCPS. When he retired, the football stadium was named in his honor. Last fall, the newly renovated football stadium at Wheaton High School was re-dedicated in his honor.