"Wes is a reminder of what real journalism looked like," said conservative columnist Cal Thomas. "It is sadly lacking today in an industry that's more interested in getting people than getting the news."
Wes Pruden funeral held at Fourth Presbyterian Church in Bethesda
"His wit, Southern charm and experience were unparalleled," said Mr. Thomas.
Wes Pruden, Washington Times editor and columnist dies at 83 after remarkable six-decade career