Wallace Stegner (1909-1993)

Death: 13th April 1993
Cause of death: Injuries sustained in an automobile accident
Location: Lincoln-Noyes Cemetery, Greensboro, Orleans County, Vermont, United States
Photo taken by: Susan Stoner
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American novelist and short story writer who is often called The Dean of Western Writers. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1972 for his novel, Angel of Repose, about a wheelchair-using historian, Lyman Ward, who has lost connection with his son and living family and decides to write about his frontier-era grandparents.