Obituaries

Obituaries

Lisa Spoonhauer

'Clerks' actress Lisa Spoonauer dies in New Jersey at 44

People

Britain Roger Moore Obit

Longest-serving James Bond star Roger Moore dies at 89

Obituaries

Freddy Pompeii

Memorial service to recall life of punk-rock icon Freddy Pompeii

Music

Obit Chris Cornell

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dies at age 52 in Detroit

Obituaries

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'Pixanne' actress, Temple grad Jane Norman dies at 83

Movies

People Springsteen Hanks

Tom Hanks turns fanboy in breezy chat with Bruce Springsteen

Movies

Obit Jonathan Demme

Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' and 'Philadelphia' director, dead at 73

Obituaries

Harry Huskey

Pioneering computer scientist and Penn grad Harry Huskey dies at 101

Obituaries

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Stolen remains of Philly native recovered by family in mourning

Comedy

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Flashback: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler mercilessly roast Don Rickles

Obituaries

Eating Contest Student Death

New Jersey college student dies after choking at pancake-eating contest

LGBTQ

Obit Gilbert Baker

Creator of rainbow flag, symbol of gay rights, dies at 65

People

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Oldest living person in the United States dies in New Jersey

Odd News

Walter Harris Obituary

Obituary: Pennsylvania man died after 'weak and cowardly battle with cancer'

Concerts

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Adam Ant's Keswick Theatre show postponed after guitarist's death in New Jersey

Politics

Daryl Fair

Man 'unwilling to stomach' a Trump presidency dies of pancreatic cancer

Obituaries

Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka

Wrestler Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka, deemed incompetent in murder case, dies at 73

Obituaries

Morey's Piers

Co-founder of iconic Morey's Piers in Wildwood dies at 87

Obituaries

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El Compadre founder, son of South Philly Barbacoa owners, dies at 23

Radio

Bubba John Stevens

Longtime Philly radio host passes away

Star Wars

Carrie Fisher's dog

Carrie Fisher's dog posts saddest tweets ever after her death

Star Wars

Tina Fey as Carrie Fisher

Tina Fey mourns loss of Carrie Fisher

Families

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Philly woman behind ‘Irish dad’ obituary carries (booze-)loving father’s torch

Obituaries

Chris Connors

Daughter's obituary for Irish dad: Vodka maker 'devastated' by loss

Obituaries

David Adamany

David Adamany, former Temple University president, dies at 80

Obituaries

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Instagram post reveals passing of Will Smith's father

Media

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Glenn 'Hurricane' Schwartz pens obit for NBC10's Sheela Allen-Stephens

Obituaries

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Villanova student mourned after death in dorm room

Obituaries

SeanGuthrie

West Virginia student from Ocean County dies after falling from fraternity's roof

Obituaries

George Norman Davis

Man who'd 'rather die than watch presidential debate' gets his wish

Obituaries

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Golf pioneer, Pa. native Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Tributes

TomBroDude

Philly Twitter mourns 'aggressively funny' dude with laughter, tears and naked pictures

Government

Gov. Wolf's father, William Trout Wolf, dies at 95

Medical Marijuana

Barbour Family

South Jersey father who fought to change medical marijuana laws dies

Obituaries

John Timoney

Former Philly police commissioner dies

Obituaries

Leroy back dueling obits

On Blast's home-going ceremony day, people still talking about dueling obits

Obituaries

Leroy back dueling obits

'Loving wife' and 'longtime girlfriend' place dueling obituaries after N.J. man's death

Obituaries

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Philly-area native honored after fatal fall at Grand Canyon

Obituaries

George Bengal

George Bengal, Pennsylvania SPCA Director of Humane Law Enforcement, dies at 69

Muhammad Ali

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Muhammad Ali's Philly connections

Obituaries

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Mechanic dies from injuries sustained in boiler explosion at Philly school

Politics

Tasked with voting for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, woman chooses death

Obituaries

Peter Liacouras

Former Temple University President Peter Liacouras dies at 85

Obituaries

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Pennsylvania's oldest resident (as far as we know) dies at 113

Obituaries

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Ann Carol Conner 'Mama' Norcross dies at 84

Obituaries

Mister Softee truck

Philadelphia native and creator of beloved Mister Softee ice cream truck jingle has died

Obituaries

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Former Philadelphia Police Commissioner Willie Williams dies at 72