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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #105 on: May 25, 2024, 03:17:24 PM »
Pro golfer Grayson Murray, age 30. No cause given, but he withdrew from the Charles Schwab Challenge in Raleigh N C yesterday saying he felt ill. He had been battling alcohol and depression.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #106 on: May 25, 2024, 07:27:38 PM »
Disney Legend Richard M. Sherman, who co-wrote (with brother Robert B. Sherman) the songs for Disney classic "Mary Poppins" (among other films), passed away today (25 May 2024) of age-related illnesses at the age of 95.

https://deadline.com/2024/05/richard-m-sherman-dead-disney-legend-was-95-obituary-1235941342/

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #107 on: May 25, 2024, 07:34:45 PM »
Pro golfer Grayson Murray, age 30. No cause given, but he withdrew from the Charles Schwab Challenge in Raleigh N C yesterday saying he felt ill. He had been battling alcohol and depression.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #108 on: May 26, 2024, 11:55:23 AM »
CBS Sports says Murray committed suicide.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #109 on: May 26, 2024, 02:37:20 PM »
Doug Ingle, co-founder, singer and organist for the rock group Iron Butterfly (In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida), age 78. No cause given.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #110 on: May 27, 2024, 08:23:39 AM »
General Hospital actor Johnny Wactor was shot to death at age 37 by thieves trying to steal his car's catalytic converter.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #111 on: May 27, 2024, 01:31:06 PM »
NBA Hall of Famer Bill Walton, age 71 of cancer.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #112 on: May 27, 2024, 02:11:38 PM »
RIP Big Red.  In the final year of Pac-12 action along with the rest of college hoops, Bill Walton was missed.  Felt like there was emotion there amid his illness.  Very good career, college & professional, and a heck of a run in the media.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #113 on: May 28, 2024, 05:20:22 AM »
Darryl Hickman, who as a child star was in movies such as The Grapes of Wrath, Leave Her to Heaven and The Prisoner of Zenda, age 92. His younger brother was Dobie Gillis star Dwayne Hickman.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #114 on: May 28, 2024, 04:56:24 PM »
Albert S. Ruddy, two-time Oscar-winning producer of "The Godfather" and "Million Dollar Baby," age 94, no cause given (though due to age, I presume natural).

https://deadline.com/2024/05/al-ruddy-dead-godfather-million-dollar-baby-1235942541/

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #115 on: May 31, 2024, 03:54:08 PM »
For the Power Rangers fans who pay attention to Super Sentai in Japan, Yuka Motohashi, the actress who played Natsumi Shinohara/Yellow Racer in Gekisou Sentai Carranger (the Japanese equivalent to 1997's Power Rangers Turbo), passed away today (yesterday in Japan) after battling cancer since 2021. She was 46.

https://tokusatsunetwork.com/2024/05/carrangers-yellow-racer-yuka-motohashi-passes-away/
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #116 on: June 02, 2024, 08:21:27 PM »
(June 1)
Harry Van Hoof, 81, Dutch composer, conductor, and music arranger.
Van Hoof was conductor for the Netherlands at Eurovision Song Contest 15 times, from 1972 to 1994, including the Netherlands’ big win in 1975, “Ding-A-Dong” by Teach-In.

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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #117 on: June 03, 2024, 05:45:16 PM »
Another death from Japan; Eiko Masuyama, the original voice of Fujiko Mine on Lupin III and Honey Kisaragi in the 1973 Cutie Honey series, passed away on 5/20/24 (her death reported within the last 24 hours) after suffering a bout of pneumonia. She was 88.

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2024-06-03/lupin-iii-1st-fujiko-voice-actress-eiko-masuyama-dies-at-89/.211472
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #118 on: June 04, 2024, 12:49:06 AM »
Actress Janis Paige (The Pajama Game, Hollywood Canteen), age 101. No cause given.
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Re: 2024 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #119 on: June 04, 2024, 10:40:00 AM »