West Los Angeles Obituaries

Local obituary notices in West Los Angeles (Los Angeles, CA)

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Phil Stern, photographer who captured wartime and Ho...

    Whether he was capturing scenes of weary troops praying by candlelight or of Hollywood stars being themselves, Phil Stern had a problem seeing himself and his fellow photographers as "artists." "Matisse, I ain't," he liked to say.

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via Switched 

    Famed Wartime, Hollywood Photographer Phil Stern Die...

    SEPTEMBER 06: Photographer Phil Stern celebrates his 95th birthday and photography donation to the Veterans Home West Los Angeles at Veterans Home Of California, West Los Angeles on September 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. LOS ANGELES - Phil Stern, an award-winning photographer who lugged his camera into combat during World War II and later became known for candid shots of Hollywood stars like Marlon Brando, has died.

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  • Nov 17, 2014 | via Hollywood Reporter 

    Charles Champlin, Longtime Film Critic for the L.A. ...

    Charles Champlin , the esteemed film critic and arts columnist for the Los Angeles Times from 1965-91, died Sunday at his home in West Los Angeles after a 10-year struggle with Alzheimer's disease, his son, Charles Jr. , said. He was 88. Champlin, who also hosted TV shows for Los Angeles public station KCET, PBS and Bravo, also suffered from macular degeneration, diagnosed in the late 1990s, which he described in his 2001 book, My Friend, You Are Legally Blind .

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