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Re: 2021 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #135 on: May 02, 2021, 01:09:12 PM »
Former NASCAR Busch/Nationwide/Xfinity driver Eric McClure has just passed away, according to a recent post on the NASCAR First Alert Facebook page. No cause given

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« Reply #136 on: May 03, 2021, 11:54:16 AM »
And another sad loss for the racing world--Bobby Unser, three-time Indy 500 winner and later a color commentator for open-wheel racing, has died at age 87.

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« Reply #137 on: May 04, 2021, 02:39:58 AM »
Billie Hayes, Broadway actress (Li'l Abner) and kids show performer (Witchiepoo on H.R. Pufnstuf), age 96 from natural causes.
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« Reply #138 on: May 04, 2021, 03:27:04 AM »
Clayton Schenkelberg, thought to be the longest living survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack, age 103. He died April 14 at a senior care facility in San Diego.
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Re: 2021 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #139 on: May 08, 2021, 01:57:56 PM »
Actress Tawny Kitaen, known for her appearances in Whitesnake videos during the 1980s, passed away in her home Friday at age 59. No cause of death was given.
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Re: 2021 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #140 on: May 08, 2021, 05:54:19 PM »
Actress Tawny Kitaen, known for her appearances in Whitesnake videos during the 1980s, passed away in her home Friday at age 59. No cause of death was given.

She was also the 2nd female cohost (during seasons 3 and 4) of America's Funniest People who came on after original cohost Arleen Sorkin was fired by Vin Di Bona (which would be a topic for another thread)

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Re: 2021 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #141 on: May 09, 2021, 02:07:00 PM »
Wasn't Tawny the girl who sat on car hoods while wearing a long white flowing dress in "Here I Go Again"?

I never knew she appeared in other Whitesnake videos.
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Re: 2021 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #142 on: May 09, 2021, 02:25:46 PM »
Wasn't Tawny the girl who sat on car hoods while wearing a long white flowing dress in "Here I Go Again"?
I never knew she appeared in other Whitesnake videos.

Yes.

She was also in "Still of the Night" and "Is This Love?"
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« Reply #143 on: Today at 05:34:00 PM »
Actor, producer, and director Norman Lloyd, whose acting career ranged from roles in Alfred Hitchcock’s Saboteur, St. Elsewhere, The Practice, among other roles in a career that dated back to Orson Welles’ Mercury Theater. Passed away May 10 at his home in Los Angeles he was 106.