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by Placid
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:10 pm
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Also passing on January 2nd:

Wrestling broadcast legend Mean Gene Okerlund who passed away from complications of a fall.

Mean Gene was 76.

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by Placid
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:03 pm
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https://ia.media-imdb.com/images/M/MV5BMTUxMzcwNDA4Nl5BMl5BanBnXkFtZTYwNDQ2NTc0._V1._SX265_SY400_.jpg imdb.com Bob Einstein: Actor who was very known for his alter-ego as the bumbling Daredevil "Super Dave" Osborne and starred in an HBO Comedy "Curb Your Enthusiasm" has succumbed to cancer. The 2-t...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 6:19 pm
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Richard Overton: America's oldest WWII veteran, lost his battle to pneumonia on December 27. Richard was 112.

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by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 6:03 pm
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http://i2.cdnds.net/15/10/618x427/soaps-june-whitfield.jpg soapboards.co.uk June Whitfield: British actress who appeared in notable sit-coms "Terry and June" and "Absolutely Fabulous" and was recently ascended to Damehood in 2017, has passed peacefully. Dame June was 93. https://news.sky.com/story/...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:59 pm
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http://static.seattletimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/276e7438-921c-11e5-aa72-4081af14e406-780x520.jpg seattletimes.com Sigi Schmid: MLS all time winningest coach with 2 MLS Cup titles with the LA Galaxy and the Columbus Crew, succumbed to heart failure just as he was waiting for a heart transp...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:58 pm
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http://thewomenoflockerbie.umwblogs.org/files/2011/10/p616407-Lockerbie_Scotland-Lockerbie_Memorial.jpg thewomenoflockerbie.umwblogs.org This past December 21st, it was 30 years exactly when Lybian agents ordered by Moamar Khaddafi (Or Qadaffi) caused the bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:52 pm
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http://cps-static.rovicorp.com/2/Open/Getty_Images_406/Person/190156/_derived_jpg_q90_500x500_m0/GettyImages-124932560.jpg?partner=allrovi.com allmovie.com Donald Moffat: Well known for his memorable role as Lyndon B. Johnson in the hit movie "The Right Stuff" and a corrupt president in Tom Clancy'...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 5:51 pm
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More notable passings: Peter Masterson. Actor who starren in the late 60s film In The Heat Of The Night, Stepford Wives, and the acclaimed film The Exorcist, was pronounced dead after collapsing in his home. He was also a victim of Parkinson's. According to her daughter and actress Mary Stuart Maste...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:24 pm
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https://cbschicago.files.wordpress.com/2018/12/Chicago-police-officers-killed-by-Metra-Train.jpg?w=609 chicago.cbslocal.com A double tragedy hit hard at the Chicago Police this past Monday. 36-year-old Conrad Gary, and 31-year-old Eduardo Marmolejo were in a foot chase with a suspect involved in a ...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:19 pm
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http://www.contactmusic.com/pics/ln/20150924/hollywoodfilmfestival_250915_05/hollywood-film-festival-2015_4943529.jpg contactmusic.com Penny Marshall: Actress known for her role as Laverne DiFazio in the hit sitcom Laverne and Shirley, has passed from complications of diabetes on December 17th. Mar...
by Placid
Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:12 pm
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Songwriter Jerry Chestnut who penned songs to Elvis, Tammy Wynette, Dolly Parton, and George Jones among other stars. Jerry was 87. http://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news/country-songwriter-jerry-chesnut-who-penned-hits-for-elvis-and-george-jones-dies-at-87/ar-BBR6era William "Willbilly" Hathaway: Real...
by Placid
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:18 am
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http://www.magweb.com/picts/nm0516800.jpg magweb.com Sandra Louise Smith better known as Sondra Locke: actress who had a a poor relationship with Clint Eastwood in the 80's, succumbed to cancer on November 3. This report is just in. Locke was 74. The Golden Globe Nominee and Academy Award Nominee (...
by Placid
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:17 am
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https://bloximages.newyork1.vip.townnews.com/journalnow.com/content/tncms/assets/v3/editorial/2/5b/25b51c9f-fc42-507d-8266-2583949e9364/5c14087844ec5.image.jpg?resize=400%2C490 journalnow.com Bill Fralic: An All-American Offensive Lineman (Shown here with Pitt alumni Dan Marino) and NFL All-Pro who...
by Placid
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:14 am
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Grammy-winning Jazz singer Nancy Wilson just passed after a long illness Thursday night. Nancy was 81.

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by Placid
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:13 am
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http://www.philasun.com/home4/philasun/public_html/wordpress/2018/12/wk-rev_12-16-18b.jpg philasun.com Tuskegee Airman aircraft technician Wilfred Defour who brought the inspiration of the famed "Red Tails" design, was found dead in his apartment in Harlem. Defour was 100. http://www.wsfa.com/2018/...
by Placid
Sun Dec 16, 2018 6:01 am
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https://doyouremember.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/floyd-parton.jpg doyouremember.com Floyd Parton: Dolly Parton's brother who was her long time songwriting partner, passed on last Thursday. Floyd was 61. http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/floyd-parton-singer-songwriter-and-dolly-partons-brothe...
by Placid
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:15 pm
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https://img.buzzfeed.com/buzzfeed-static/static/2015-06/5/21/campaign_images/webdr15/this-picture-of-a-kangaroo-crushing-a-bucket-is-b-2-10176-1433553576-8_dblbig.jpg buzzfeed.com Roger - Australia's muscled kangaroo has passed at the age of 12. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/10/death-o...
by Placid
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:09 pm
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uis Valbuena, left, and Jose Castillo have reportedly died in a car accident in Venezuela. (Getty Images) Former Los Angeles Angels infielder Luis Valbuena and former Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jose Castillo died in a car crash Thursday in Venezuela, according to multiple reports. Venezuelan news ...
by Placid
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:07 pm
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https://zahthoughts.files.wordpress.com/2016/02/tom-billington.jpg?w=634 From mixedmartialarts.com 2 wrestling greats have left us. Tom Billington: Better known for his wrestling in-ring "The Dynamite Kid" and 1/2 of the duo The British Bulldogs, has passed on December 5th. Even despite the alterca...
by Placid
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:56 pm
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https://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/thumbs/paul-sherwen.jpg From thefamouspeople.com From December 3rd: Paul Sherwen, who, along with Phil Liggett, was the voice of the Tour de France for the past 20 years in the US. Paul was 62. https://www.npr.org/2018/12/03/672806336/paul-sherwen-renowned-c...
by Placid
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:47 pm
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http://i.ppcdn.it/pp/pictures/a/bernardo-bertolucci-5751_585x585f.580b6.jpg From pensieriparole.it From November 26th: Bernardo Bertolucci: Acclaimed Italian director who won an Oscar as the best director in the 1987 film "The Last Emperor" lost his battle to lung cancer. Other credits include "The...
by Placid
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:15 pm
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https://i.pinimg.com/736x/0b/3b/56/0b3b56975de181809351b8c4c4d173c3.jpg pinterest.com Veteran actor Ken Berry who was well know for his roles in "F-Troop", "Mayberry RFD", "Mama's Family" along with appearances in "The Andy Griffith" Show, The Dick Van Dyke Show, Carol and Friends among other roles...
by Placid
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:01 pm
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From November 5th: CBS Chicago reporter Mike Parker who spanned his 35 years in Chicago has passed. Parker was 75. chicago.cbslocal.com/2018/11/05/mike-parker-obituary/ Harry Leslie Smith A World War Two veteran, the "world's oldest rebel" has died. www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-46370665
by Placid
Sat Dec 08, 2018 11:00 pm
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https://cdnph.upi.com/pv/upi/45e09caf0d14c9066959e4a814212dfb/GEORGE-H-W-BUSH-ENDORSES-MCCAIN.jpg upi.com George Herbert Walker Bush: WWII pilot, oilman, politician, vice-president and Reagan's Right-Wing man and our 41st President who survived an assassination plot hatched by the late Iraqi dictat...
by Placid
Sat Dec 08, 2018 10:52 pm
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https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Ds9QrmAV4AMzGC5.jpg from twitter.com/RACERmag From November 26th: Former Indy Lights driver Richard Philippe just lost his life in a helicopter crash last week while vacationing in the Dominican Republic. Richard was 28. racer.com/2018/11/26/richard-philippe-1990-2018/ h...
by Placid
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:24 am
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https://whatsnew2day.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/1541679272_842_The-legendary-deaf-stuntwoman-Kitty-O-amp-39-Neil-dies-at-the-age-of-72.jpg whatsnew2day.com From November 2nd. Kitty O'Neil: Famed 70s stuntwoman who set a land speed record in 1976, succumbed to pneumonia at her home in Eureka, S....
by Placid
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:21 am
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http://larrybrownsports.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/bob-mcnair.jpg yardbarker.com Bob McNair: Texas business man who brought the NFL back to Houston as the Houston Texans succumbs to multiple cancer symptoms. Bob was 81. THANK YOU. YOU ARE A REAL TEXAN!!! http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap3000000...
by Placid
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:13 am
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Actor and magician Ricky Jay who performed in movies like Boogine Nights, Magnolias and Tomorrow Never Dies. Age is unknown.

https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-46333968
by Placid
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:05 am
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http://www.cyclerides.com/newsletterphotos/raychavezlay.jpg www.cyclerides.com It is a somber Thanksgiving for the family of WWII veteran and Pearl Harbor survivor Ray Chavez who passed peacefully at the age of 106. THANKS FOR BEING 1 OF OUR GOOD GUYS!! http://www.cnn.com/2018/11/22/us/oldest-pearl...
by Placid
Sun Dec 02, 2018 1:01 am
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http://blogs.correiobraziliense.com.br/dribledecorpo/wp-content/uploads/sites/15/2018/03/Fifa.png blogs.correiobraziliense.com.br From November 17: Aldyr "Amarelinha" Schlee: Brazil's most notable and creator of the yellow soccer jersey that was worn by the nation's most notable legends that ever p...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:18 pm
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https://cyprus-mail.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/ARA-San-Juan.jpg cyprus-mail.com It was a sad find. 1 year ago, a submarine from the Argentinian fleet the ARA San Juan suffered an implosion that cause to sink 2850 feet of the ocean floor. The sub was found. All 44 crew members have perished. Fro...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:13 pm
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https://www.abc.net.au/news/image/10467296-3x2-460x307.jpg www.abc.net.au From November 4: Former North Ogden, Utah Mayor Brent R. Taylor who at the same time was also an Army Reservist and member of the Utah Army National Guard, was killed by an insider who infiltrated the Afghan security forces. ...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:11 pm
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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c4/William_Goldman.jpg upload.wikimedia.org From November 16th: Playwright, novelist and Academy Award winning screenwriter William Goldman, lost his battle from complications of colon cancer and pneumonia. Goldman was 87. http://www.washingtonpost.c...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:07 pm
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https://mediaassets.abcactionnews.com/photo/2018/11/15/Katarina-Moller_1542336174599_103400908_ver1.0_640_480.jpg abcactionnews.com From November 16th: Katarina Moller, 24, of Sarasota, Fla., died of injuries suffered in an accident during an exhibition run in a jet dragster at Sebring Internationa...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 2:04 pm
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https://themadmusicasylum.files.wordpress.com/2015/04/roy_clark-1.jpg themadmusicasylum.wordpress.com From November 15: Singer and string virtuoso Roy Clark who was the co-host of the hit TV show HEE-HAW, has passed from complications of pneumonia at his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Roy was 85. https:/...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:53 pm
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https://s.hswstatic.com/gif/david-pearson-1.jpg auto.howstuffworks.com From November 13th: David Pearson: 3-time NASCAR Champion who will be remembered as the #2 for most wins behind Richard Petty has passed. The 2011 NASCAR Hall-Of-Fame inductee dubbed as "The Silver Fox" was 83. http://www.espn.c...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:42 pm
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http://www.legendsofhockey.net/LegendsOfHockey/members/splash/B198701S.jpg legendsofhockey.net From October 26th: Former NHL President John Ziegler: Who oversaw the 1979 merger with 4 World Hockey Association teams, the red carpet to Soviet players only to be ousted due to labor relations regarding...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:35 pm
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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b3/Bozos_Circus_postcard_1960s.JPG/640px-Bozos_Circus_postcard_1960s.JPG upload.wikimedia.org From October 7th: Don Sandburg (Shown with the derby hat): Actor and producer who played the role of a clown named "Sandy the Tramp" in The Bozo Circu...
by Placid
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:32 pm
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http://e00-marca.uecdn.es/assets/multimedia/imagenes/2017/04/29/14934794907006.jpg From October 18th: Marbella Ibarra: Women's soccer pioneer and promoter was found dead after she was abducted in mid-September. Her body was found in October in a beach resort a few miles south of Tijuana bound and b...
by Placid
Mon Nov 19, 2018 4:21 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2018 Macau Grand Prix.
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So glad that it was not a wall, or it would have been fatal.

SHE WAS VERY LUCKY.