She was a brilliant rocket scientist who followed her husband from job to job and took eight years off from work to raise three children. “The world’s best mom,” her son Matthew said.
That’s the version the Times amended after readers complained about the original, which included a mention of Yvonne Brill’s beef stroganoff.
FWIW: I know how to hem pants, and I make a fabulous and chewy chocolate cookie. And if any of that shows up in my obituary, I shall return from the grave pissed and in need of revenge.