group made up of Peter Yarrow, Noel Paul Stookey, and Mary Travers. Best known for songs like "Puff the Magic Dragon
" and Bob Dylan cover song
s recorded in the 1960s
, they are still together and recording almost 40 years after getting together.
Sadly, all good things must come to an end. In 2004 Mary Travers was diagnosed with leukemia. She received a bone marrow transplant in April 2005,which apparently slowed the progression of the disease. Travers died on September 16, 2009, at Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut, from complications arising from chemotherapy. She was 72 years old.