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« Reply #182 on: August 18, 2019, 07:30:47 PM »
CBS Sports' Jack Whitaker, age 95 of natural causes. He also emceed the CBS summer game show The Face is Familiar in 1966.
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« Reply #183 on: August 23, 2019, 05:38:03 PM »
Billionaire David Koch, age 79, cause believed to be prostate cancer.
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« Reply #184 on: August 27, 2019, 12:59:32 PM »
Longtime animation director Richard Williams passes on at 86.  He's best known for the animated sequences of Who Framed Roger Rabbit; his other output included Raggedy Ann and Andy; a Musical Adventure and the long in development The Thief and the Cobbler on the big screen, plus several opening titles to some of the Pink Panther films, as well as the Emmy-winning Ziggy's Gift and the 1973 adaptation of A Christmas Carol that brought back Alistair Sim as Scrooge: 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/richard-williams-oscar-winning-animator-behind-who-framed-roger-rabbit-dies-at-86/2019/08/19/27433cc4-c28c-11e9-b5e4-54aa56d5b7ce_story.html

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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #186 on: August 28, 2019, 03:18:58 PM »
That should say "Jessi", not Jesst".  My error.

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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #187 on: August 30, 2019, 07:26:04 PM »
Valerie Harper, best known for her role as Rhoda Morgenstern on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and spinoff Rhoda", aged 80.
https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/valerie-harper-dead-dies-mary-tyler-moore-rhoda-1203319887/

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« Reply #188 on: August 31, 2019, 02:18:46 AM »
Valerie Harper, best known for her role as Rhoda Morgenstern on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and spinoff Rhoda", aged 80.
https://variety.com/2019/tv/news/valerie-harper-dead-dies-mary-tyler-moore-rhoda-1203319887/

Mary, Rhoda, and Georgette will be together now. RIP Valerie Harper.  :cry:

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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #189 on: September 01, 2019, 03:44:01 AM »
And of course Ted (Ted Knight) as well.

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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #190 on: September 05, 2019, 04:46:32 PM »
Country singer Kylie Rae Harris, age 30, from injuries incurred in a three-car accident in New Mexico.
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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #191 on: September 06, 2019, 02:11:41 PM »
Robert Mugabe, longtime dictatorial tyrant President of Zimbabwe, has died at age 95.

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-africa-49604152

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« Reply #192 on: September 06, 2019, 04:13:07 PM »
Actress Carol Lynley (The Poseidon Adventure, TV shows such as Mannix and It Takes a Thief), age 77 from a heart attack.
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« Reply #193 on: September 07, 2019, 12:03:24 PM »
Former St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Chris Duncan, who helped the team win the 2006 World Series died at age 38 from brain cancer.
https://www.nbcnews.com/news/sports/former-cardinals-player-chris-duncan-who-helped-team-win-world-n1051036

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Re: 2019 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #194 on: September 08, 2019, 12:16:48 PM »
Robert Axelrod, veteran voice actor perhaps best known as the voices of Lord Zedd and Finster in "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers," has passed away at age 70. The exact cause of death was not known at the time of this post.

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2019-09-08/voice-actor-robert-axelrod-passes-away/.150863