Obituaries

US News

Obit Gene Cernan

Gene Cernan, last astronaut to walk on the moon, dies at 82

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Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka

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

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Morey's Piers

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

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

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Hong Kong Obit Hollingworth

Journalist Clare Hollingworth, who broke news of WW II, dies

Radio

Bubba John Stevens

Longtime Philly radio host passes away

People

APTOPIX Carrie Fisher Memorial

They loved her and she knows: Mardi Gras krewe honors Fisher

Movies

APTOPIX Debbie Reynolds

HBO film about Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher set for Jan. 7

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Reynolds And Fisher

Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher to be buried together

Celebrities

APTOPIX Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds and daughter Carrie Fisher linked by death

Star Wars

Tina Fey as Carrie Fisher

Tina Fey mourns loss of Carrie Fisher

Star Wars

Carrie Fisher's dog

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

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Vera Rubin dark matter

Philadelphia native Vera Rubin, who did pioneering work on dark matter, dies

Families

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

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Henry Heimlich

Henry Heimlich, life-saving maneuver creator, dies at 96

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Chris Connors

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

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Obit Glenn Reaction

John Glenn, astronaut and senator, to lie in state in Ohio

Business

Obit Big Mac Creator

Pennsylvania McDonald's franchisee who created Big Mac dies

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Obit Glass

Ron Glass, co-star of TV's 'Barney Miller' dead at 71

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Obit Henderson

Florence Henderson, 'The Brady Bunch' mom, dies

Music

Obit Sharon Jones

Big-voiced Dap-Kings soul singer Sharon Jones dies at 60

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David Adamany

David Adamany, former Temple University president, dies at 80

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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

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Villanova student mourned after death in dorm room

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SeanGuthrie

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

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George Norman Davis

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

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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

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John Timoney

Former Philly police commissioner dies

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Leroy back dueling obits

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

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Leroy back dueling obits

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

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Philly-area native honored after fatal fall at Grand Canyon

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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

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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

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Peter Liacouras

Former Temple University President Peter Liacouras dies at 85

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Elderly gentleman and child holding each other's hands

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

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Ann Carol Conner 'Mama' Norcross dies at 84

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Mister Softee truck

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

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Former Philadelphia Police Commissioner Willie Williams dies at 72

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Jack Steinberg - Philadelphia Federation of Teachers

Philly teachers union leader Jack Steinberg, 85, dies

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Drexel student mourned after death in Northern Liberties

Veterans

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South Jersey Warriors’ Watch Riders member dies after motorcycle crash