Jerry Flint felled by stroke; automotive journalist was 79.

Jerry Flint, stallwart automotive journalist for the past 52 years, died August 7th following a stroke. The 79-year-old scribe’s storied career included intense support of the International Motor Press Association (including a presidential term and providing invaluable help in producing the annual IMPA directory).

In lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of Jerry Flint to the Overseas Press Club Foundation, 40 W. 45th Street, New York, NY, 10036.

Click on this sentence for the obituary posted on Forbes.com.