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  • Thursday Aug 2 | via Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper 

    Stella M. Alexandrowicz

    Stella M. Alexandrowicz, 91, of Crivitz, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018 at an area nursing home.

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  • Jul 9, 2018 | via RollingStone 

    Janet Jackson Addresses Joe Jackson's Death During C...

    "He was very strong, and without his drive, his strength we wouldn't have this success," singer says of late father Janet Jackson addressed the recent death of her father Joe Jackson Sunday night during New Orleans' Essence Fest. The performance was Janet's first since Joe Jackson's death on June 27th.

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  • Jul 9, 2018 | via ABC News 

    Janet Jackson 'didn't know how to move forward' afte...

    Janet Jackson finally felt comfortable enough to talk about losing her father, Joe Jackson, and she did it onstage in front of thousands of fans Sunday night at Essence Festival in New Orleans. "A little less than two weeks ago my father passed away.

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  • Jul 9, 2018 | via Vibe 

    Janet Jackson Opens Up About Father's Death At Essen...

    It's been quite the trying month for Janet Jackson and the rest of her famous family. The Jacksons recently lost the patriarch of their family, Joe Jackson, who passed away on June 27. Despite the recent loss, Janet showed her strength by performing at the 2018 Essence Festival in New Orleans on Sunday .

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  • Jul 7, 2018 | via Salisbury Journal 

    Tito Jackson: Father Joe and Michael will be happy t...

    Tito Jackson has said his father will be "happy to be reunited" with Michael following the musical family patriarch's death. Joe Jackson died on June 27 at the age of 89, almost nine years to the day after his son, pop superstar Michael, died aged 50. Tito, one of Joe's many children and a member of The Jacksons, also said Michael "never got the worst" of Joe's strict disciplinary actions, as Michael had claimed.

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  • Jul 7, 2018 | via Hampshire Chronicle 

    Tito Jackson: Father Joe and Michael will be happy t...

    Tito Jackson has said his father will be "happy to be reunited" with Michael following the musical family patriarch's death. Joe Jackson died on June 27 at the age of 89, almost nine years to the day after his son, pop superstar Michael, died aged 50. Tito, one of Joe's many children and a member of The Jacksons, also said Michael "never got the worst" of Joe's strict disciplinary actions, as Michael had claimed.

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  • Jul 3, 2018 | via Final Call 

    Joe Jackson, patriarch of the musical Jackson family...

    Joe Jackson, father of Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson and their talented siblings, who took his family from poverty and launched a musical dynasty, died June 27 at Nathan Adelson Hospice in Las Vegas. He was 89. Mr. Jackson was a guitarist who put his own musical ambitions aside to work in the steel mills to support his wife and nine children in Gary, Indiana.

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  • Jul 2, 2018 | via E! Online 

    Joe Jackson Laid to Rest in Private Funeral

    Joe Jackson has been laid to rest in a private funeral at Forest lawn in Glendale, Calif, E! News has learned. Family members, including Janet Jackson , were spotted at the funeral on Monday afternoon.

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  • Jul 2, 2018 | via The News-Messenger 

    Crawford Sr., Robert L.

    Robert L. Crawford, Sr. FREMONT - Robert L. "Junebug" Crawford, Sr., 76, of Fremont, OH passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Pristine Senior Living of Fremont. He was born May 31, 1942 in Lambert, MS to Amos and Olivia Crawford, Sr. Robert was self-employed as a concrete mason.

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  • Jun 30, 2018 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    WIRICK, SHIRLEY

    SHIRLEY WIRICK, 77 LAKELAND - Shirley Wirick, 77, passed away June 23, 2018. Shirley was born on May 5, 1941 in Gary, Indiana, and remained a lifelong resident of Northwest Indiana until her move to Florida in 2015.

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  • Jun 29, 2018 | via KXXV-TV Waco 

    Jackson family thanks fans for support as patriarch ...

    Joe Jackson, the patriarch of America's most famous musical clan has died, says a family source on Wednesday, June 27. He was ... . FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2011 file photo, Michael Jackson's parents Joe and Katherine Jackson arrive at the Criminal Justice Center in downtown Los Angeles, after it was announced that jurors had reached a verdict in the involun... LOS ANGELES - The Jackson family is thanking the public for its support as they grieve the death of patriarch Joe Jackson.

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  • Jun 28, 2018 | via Fox News 

    Joe Jackson's granddaughter Paris Jackson pays tribu...

    Paris Jackson paid tribute to her grandfather Joe Jackson, who died Wednesday, calling the 89-year-old "one of the greatest patriarchs to ever live." Following Jackson's death , Michael Jackson's daughter posted a loving message to her grandfather on her Instagram page.

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  • Jun 28, 2018 | via Turkish Daily News 

    Jackson 5 patriarch Joe Jackson dead at 89

    Joe Jackson , the father of Michael Jackson who created the Jackson 5 music family with iron will, died June 27, family members said. He was 89. La Toya Jackson, one of his 11 children and also a pop singer, mourned her father and said she was "extremely appreciative" of him.

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  • Jun 28, 2018 | via Haringey Independent 

    Michael Jackson's father Joe at the singer's memoria...

    Taj tweeted: "Disgusted by some of the comments I'm reading about my grandpa Joe by those who didn't even know him. Please don't just regurgitate what you were spoon fed by the press.

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via RTE.ie 

    Jackson family patriarch, Joe Jackson, dies at 89

    According to US entertainment website TMZ, Jackson passed away early on Wednesday morning after he had been in hospital for terminal pancreatic cancer. Joe's grandson, Taj Jackson, also confirmed his death in a tweet, saying the "entire family and our hearts are in pain".

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via Ninme 

    Villain or visionary? The mixed reactions to Joe Jac...

    Piers Morgan, for example, tweeted that he was a "tough, uncompromising, charming & complex man who drove his children from the mean, poor streets of Gary, Indiana to global stardom. But at what cost? He made no apologies when I interviewed him in 2013: 'I did what I had to do to give them a better life.'

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via Alabama Live 

    Life and CultureJoe Jackson, father of the 'Jackson ...

    Joseph Jackson, the strong, fearsome patriarch of the musical Jackson family, has died, according to a person close to the family. The person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to discuss the topic publicly, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he died but had no additional information.

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via KTVN Reno 

    AP Source: Jackson family patriarch dies at 89

    Joseph Jackson, the strong, fearsome patriarch of the musical Jackson family, has died, according to a person close to the family. The person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to discuss the topic publicly, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that Jackson died but had no additional information.

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via WZVN-TV Fort Myers 

    Joe Jackson, patriarch of musical Jackson family, di...

    Joe Jackson, the fearsome stage dad of Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson and their talented siblings, who took his family from poverty and launched a musical dynasty, died Wednesday. He was 89. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg told The Associated Press that Joe Jackson died at Nathan Adelson Hospice in Las Vegas.

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  • Jun 27, 2018 | via KMIR 6 

    Jackson Family Patriarch Joe Jackson Dead at 89: Source

    Joe Jackson, the family patriarch who led his children including Michael Jackson to international stardom as the Jackson Five, has died, a family source said Wednesday. Jackson was reportedly suffering from terminal cancer.

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