Obituary

Olivia Newton John performs during the Viña del Mar International Song Festival at the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Believed to be one of the largest musical events in Latin America, the annual five-day festival was inaugurated in 1960. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Olivia Newton-John, beloved star of Grease, dead at 73

Newton-John ‘passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning’

 

FILE - Actor Nichelle Nichols speaks during the Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention at The Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill., Sunday, June 8, 2014. Nichols, who gained fame as Lt. Ntoya Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, died Saturday, July 30, 2022, her family said. She was 89. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ has died at 89

Nichols more recently known for role in TV series ‘Heroes’

 

FILE - Bill Russell grins at announcement that he had been named coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team, April 18, 1966. (AP Photo, File)

Bill Russell, NBA great and Celtics legend, dies at 88

Russell was first ever Black head coach of any major U.S. sport

 

Doreen Wilson

March 20, 1934 - March 11, 2022It is with heavy hearts the…

  • Mar 11, 2022
Meat Loaf gestures during an interview for “Bat Out of Hell - The Musical’” in Toronto on Monday, May 15, 2017. The singer born Marvin Lee Aday died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Meat Loaf gestures during an interview for “Bat Out of Hell - The Musical’” in Toronto on Monday, May 15, 2017. The singer born Marvin Lee Aday died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Eileen Dyki

October 14, 1932 - January 1, 2022In Loving Memory ~ On January…

  • Jan 1, 2022

Francess Violet Hewitt (Dewitt)

February 19, 1930 - December 21, 2021Francess Dewitt was born February 19,…

  • Dec 21, 2021

Robert Lawrence LaFreniere

January 16, 1968 - December 13, 2021It is with a sad heart…

  • Dec 13, 2021

Kenneth George Long

December 24, 1948 - October 30, 2021Ken was born December 24, 1948…

  • Oct 30, 2021

Anne Allen

August 5, 1938 - October 19, 2021Anne Allen of Castor passed away…

  • Oct 19, 2021

Ardena Mae Zinger (nee Unger)

December 23, 1927 - October 18, 2021Ardena Mae Zinger (nee Unger) of…

  • Oct 18, 2021

Brian Dyki

June 3, 1956 - October 11, 2021Brian Dyki was born on June…

  • Oct 11, 2021

James Woodsworth Culham

October 12, 1935 - October 3, 2021Culham, James Woodsworth (Jim) passed away…

  • Oct 3, 2021

Adolf Boger

August 14, 20211941-2021 ~ Adolf Boger passed away peacefully at Coronation Health…

  • Aug 14, 2021

Natalie Hewitt

July 14, 1922 - June 8, 2021Natalie Hewitt (Spady) was born in…

  • Jun 8, 2021
Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Oscar-winning ‘Moonstruck’ star Olympia Dukakis dies at 89

The veteran stage and screen actor’s flair for maternal roles helped her win and Cher’s mother in the romantic comedy

Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Louise Shaw

April 9, 2021Louise Shaw, a woman of faith who loved her family…

  • Apr 9, 2021

Herman Schwenk

Herman Dietrich Schwenk was born in Innisfail, Alberta on March 7, 1931.…

  • Mar 23, 2021

Margaret Rose McColeman

December 11, 1945 - January 17, 2021Margaret Rose McColeman passed away suddenly…

  • Jan 17, 2021

Keith Edward ‘Griff’ Griffiths

April 16, 1948 - January 9, 2021Keith Edward Griffiths "Griff" passed away…

  • Jan 9, 2021