Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 28, 2021.
Doris Sara Schuman February 20, 1938 - September 18, 2020
Long time teacher of English and History at Washington's Coolidge High School and life-long resident of the DC area passed unexpectedly on September 18, 2020 at the age of 82.
Doris had a long love affair with history and her students and was a highly committed educator.
Following Doris' retirement from teaching, she continued sharing her love and command of history as a tour guide for groups visiting DC and also volunteered with Travelers Aid at Washington National Airport.
Doris never married and had no children but leaves to cherish her memory her beloved friends and extended family who dearly miss her.
A virtual memorial service is planned for some time in the near future.
If you are interested in participating and/or sharing personal memories, and we hope you are, please reach out via SchumanMemories@gmail.com