Published in The Washington Post on Jun. 28, 2020.
GORDON WALDMAN MUIR
Died June 20, 2020, from complications of Covid-19.
He was the son of the late Henry K. and Maybelle W. Muir,
Gordon grew up in Chevy Chase, Kensington, and Washington, DC, graduating from
Roosevelt High School in the mid-1950s.
He was an educator, earning Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of
Maryland with expertise in auto mechanics. After several years teaching in Montgomery
County Public Schools, he became a service representative for Ford, and later an instructor
for General Motors.
A bachelor who lived in Silver Spring, he is survived by his brother Ken; sister-in-law Jean
Muir; and nephews David (Patti), Mark (Tracie); five grand-nieces and nephews, and
long-time friends Rex and Susan Sheldon.
A memorial service will be planned for the future.
Contributions in his memory can be made to a charity of your choice.