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G. Edward Reahl III

G. Edward Reahl III

G. Edward Reahl III, a documentary producer honored for his films about Holocaust survivors and domestic violence, died of complications from diabetes and chronic liver disease Feb. 1 at his Towson home. He was 54.

Born in New York City, he was the son of Dr. G. Edward Reahl Jr., an orthopedic surgeon, and Hannah M. "Nancy" Schanberger, a registered nurse and homemaker. He lived in Fort Lee, N.J., and Baldwin, N.Y., before moving to Baltimore and residing in Rodgers Forge and Guilford.

He attended Saint Pius X School and the old Mount Washington Country School for Boys. He was a 1978 graduate of Calvert Hall College High School, where he played in the school band. He...