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Archive - Nov 30, 2014

Philanthropist Steve L. Cymrot Has Died

Steve L. Cymrot passed away on the afternoon of Nov. 29 at George Washington University Hospital. Cymrot's death was the result of injuries sustained in a recent traffic accident.

Cymrot was a long time resident of Capitol Hill. A Harvard-educated lawyer and former teacher, Cymrot invested in Capitol Hill real estate. In recent years he spent most of his time as the proprietor of Riverby Books, a well-known local antiquarian bookstore with branches on Capitol Hill and in Fredericksburg, VA.