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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #60 on: March 24, 2024, 07:20:51 AM »
Peter Angelos, longtime owner of the Baltimore Orioles, age 94 after an illness, perhaps stemming from surgery on an aortic valve.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #61 on: March 28, 2024, 04:31:10 AM »
Former U.S. senator and V.P. candidate Joe Lieberman (D-Ct.), age 82 from complications following a fall.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #62 on: March 29, 2024, 10:05:45 AM »
Oscar-winner Louis Gossett Jr. has passed away.

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #63 on: March 29, 2024, 01:15:07 PM »
Very unfortunate, he was great in An Officer and a Gentleman. RIP.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #64 on: March 30, 2024, 11:38:53 PM »
Actor Chance Perdomo died as a result of a motorcycle accident at the age of 27: https://people.com/chance-perdomo-known-for-gen-v-and-after-franchise-dead-at-27-8622704

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #65 on: April 01, 2024, 08:59:54 AM »
Actress Barbara Rush (It Came From Outer Space, Peyton Place), age 97. No cause given.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #66 on: April 02, 2024, 05:59:31 AM »
Actress Barbara Baldavin who appeared on many TV shows including Star Trek and Medical Center, age 85 of congestive heart failure.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #67 on: April 02, 2024, 11:07:59 AM »
Comedian and actor Joe Flaherty, known for his roles on SCTV, Freaks And Geeks and Happy Gilmore among other shows/movies, age 82 of undisclosed causes.

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #68 on: April 02, 2024, 11:12:30 AM »
Comedian and actor Joe Flaherty, known for his roles on SCTV, Freaks And Geeks and Happy Gilmore among other shows/movies, age 82 of undisclosed causes.

Just as Adam Sandler (the actor, not the TPIR producer) announced a sequel happening for Happy Gilmore

granted, part of what drew people to the original was Barker vs Sandler, which any followups can't replicate due to late last year with Barker's death

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #69 on: April 02, 2024, 05:53:36 PM »
Rest in Peace, Count Floyd.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #70 on: April 02, 2024, 10:40:49 PM »
Comedian and actor Joe Flaherty, known for his roles on SCTV, Freaks And Geeks and Happy Gilmore among other shows/movies, age 82 of undisclosed causes.

Ironically I just the other day watched Back to the Future Part II, in which he plays the Western Union guy who in 1955 delivers Marty the letter Doc wrote in 1885.

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #71 on: April 02, 2024, 10:58:41 PM »
Just as Adam Sandler (the actor, not the TPIR producer) announced a sequel happening for Happy Gilmore

granted, part of what drew people to the original was Barker vs Sandler, which any followups can't replicate due to late last year with Barker's death
How about he faces off with Drew for the sequel?

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #72 on: April 09, 2024, 02:09:26 PM »
Clarence "Frogman" Henry, singer of the 1956 song "Ain't Got No Home," age 87. No cause given but he was in failing health.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #74 on: Yesterday at 03:04:32 PM »
Robert MacNeil, journalist and half of PBS's MacNeil/Lehrer Newshour, age 93 of natural causes. MacNeil was in Dallas covering JFK's motorcade in 1963 for NBC and furnished reports of the shooting and subsequent death of the president.
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