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PASSINGS: Betty Sarah Wouk, Hazel Rowley

Betty Sarah Wouk Wife and agent of 'Caine Mutiny' author Betty Sarah Wouk, 90, the wife and literary agent of bestselling writer Herman Wouk, died March 17 at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs after suffering a stroke, said Suzanne Stein of the BSW Literary Agency. Born Betty Brown in Grangeville, Idaho, on Oct. 17, 1920, she graduated from USC and was a civilian employee of the Navy during World War II. She met her future husband when the ship he was serving on, the USS Zane, was undergoing repairs in San Pedro. They married in 1945 and she changed her name to Betty Sarah Wouk after converting to Judaism. He went on to write the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel...

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