Palm Beach Obituaries

Palm Beach Obituaries

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  • Saturday Feb 6 | via Universe Today 

    6th Man on Moon Edgar Mitchell, Dies at 85 on Eve of...

    Apollo 14 astronaut crew, including Moonwalkers Alan B. Shepard Jr., mission commander and Edgar D. Mitchell, lunar module pilot , and Stuart A. Roosa, command module pilot walk out to the astrovan bringing them to the launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center. Credit: Julian Leek Apollo 14 astronaut crew, including Moonwalkers Alan B. Shepard Jr., mission commander and Edgar D. Mitchell, lunar module pilot , and Stuart A. Roosa, command module pilot walk out to the astrovan bringing them to the launch pad at NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

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  • Saturday Feb 6 | via Patch.com 

    In Memoriam: Arthur Gross

    Arthur Gross, owner of the Clam Box restaurants in Connecticut, died peacefully on Thursday February 4 in Palm Beach, FL at the age of 90. He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Tunick Gross of Palm Beach, FL. He is, also, survived by his two sisters-Doris Gross Nussbaum of Bloomfield, CT and Barbara Gross Lorenzo with her husband, Anthony Lorenzo of Stamford.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Peninsula 

    Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, sixth man to walk on moon,...

    Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon as module pilot on the record-setting Apollo 14 mission in 1971, has died at the age of 85, the U.S. space agency said on Friday. Mitchell died in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Thursday, on the eve of the 45th anniversary of the lunar landing, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration said.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Daily Times 

    Pamela Randolph Arrington

    Pamela Randolph Arrington, age 56, of Maryville, TN, died February 1, 2016, after a brief illness. She was born January 20, 1960, in West Palm Beach, FL, and was raised in Palm Springs.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via Watersblogged 

    Edgar Mitchell

    Source: www.nytimes.com --- Friday, February 05, 2016Commander Mitchell, a member of NASA's first lunar mission devoted exclusively to scientific research, Apollo 14, spent just over nine hours on the moon on two moonwalks. ... Source: www.cbsnews.com --- Friday, February 05, 2016Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon, was an accomplished aviator with a deep interest in psychic phenomena ... Source: news.sky.com --- Friday, February 05, 2016The spaceman, one of only 12 humans to set foot on the moon, said in later years he believed aliens had visited Earth.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Washington Post 

    Edgar D. Mitchell, Apollo astronaut who walked on th...

    Captured by a fish-eye lens view, Apollo 14 astronauts Alan B. Shepard, foreground, and Edgar D. Mitchell work in a lunar module simulator at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida in 1970. Edgar D. Mitchell, an astronaut who was spiritually transformed by his journey to the moon in 1971 and who devoted much of the rest of his life to exploring esoteric realms of science, psychic phenomena and the existence of extraterrestrial beings, died Feb. 4 at a hospice in West Palm Beach, Fla.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via KION 46 

    Moon-walking astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies

    Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 human beings who walked on the moon, has died, according to his ex-wife, Anita Mitchell. "On behalf of the entire NASA family, I would like to express my condolences to the family and friends of NASA astronaut Edgar Mitchell," NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said in a statement.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas 

    Apollo astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies at 85

    Astronaut Edgar D. Mitchell, Apollo 14 lunar module pilot stands by the deployed U.S. flag on the lunar surface during the early moments of the mission's first spacewalk.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel 

    Edgar Mitchell, astronaut who walked on the moon, di...

    Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth person to walk on the moon on Feb. 5, 1971, as an astronaut on the Apollo 14 mission, died at a West Palm Beach hospice Thursday night, his family said. Mr. Mitchell, who lived on an acre "ranchette" west of Lake Worth and often talked about his adventures and history making, was 85. Among his vivid recollections was looking at Earth from afar and realizing "how fragile and beautiful our little planet was out there," said Anita Mitchell, his former wife, and former chairwoman of the Palm Beach County Republican Party.

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  • Friday Feb 5 | via SPACE.com 

    Edgar Mitchell, Sixth Astronaut to Walk on the Moon,...

    Edgar Mitchell, who 45 years ago became the sixth man to walk on the moon, died on Thursday , the day before the anniversary of his lunar landing. He was 85. The lunar module pilot on board NASA's Apollo 14 mission in 1971, Edgar Mitchell died peacefully in his sleep after a short illness at a hospice facility located near his home in West Palm Beach, Fla., his family confirmed.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via Orange Live 

    Obituary: Helen Migani, 84, Beloved Wife, Mother, Si...

    Helen Migani, 84, of Seymour, entered peaceful rest on January 31. 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was the beloved wife of Charles Migani.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach 

    16-year-old girl dies in hospital week after wreck i...

    A 16-year-old girl has died a week after a crash involving a car and bicycle in Royal Palm Beach on Jan. 25. According to a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office report, a 2005 BMW driven by Jorge Manuel Pires, 36, of Royal Palm Beach was pulling out of a shopping center at 11300 Okeechobee Blvd. Pires was about to head west on Okeechobee Boulevard at 8:13 p.m. when a 16-year-old girl, identified as Yessica Angel-Moreno of Royal Palm Beach was riding a bicycle nearby. PBSO said Angel-Moreno was crossing Okeechobee Boulevard, just west of the shopping center, when Pires started to head north.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Dayton Daily News 

    McFARLAND, Richard Ray

    News Death Notice McFARLAND, Richard Ray 69, of West Palm Beach, FL passed away on December 29, 2015 while under Hospice care, at the Wellington Regional Medical Center in Wellington, Fl. He was born in Xenia, Ohio on May 12, 1946.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Elwood a oeBustera Smith

    Elwood “Buster” Smith, 76, of Loris SC and Antwerp, NY, passed away peacefully in his sleep on January 22, 2016, surrounded by his family. Buster was well known for his love of his beekeeping business, his generous nature and his witty sense of humor.

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  • Thursday Jan 28 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    Frazier Brice, owner of Brice's Hilltop Inn, dies

    Frazier Brice, who lived in Forest Park, was a Baltimore businessman and owner of the famed Hilltop Diner made famous in Barry Levinson's film "Diner." Frazier Brice, who lived in Forest Park, was a Baltimore businessman and owner of the famed Hilltop Diner made famous in Barry Levinson's film "Diner."

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via Modern Tire Dealer 

    Pennsylvania Tire Dealer Jack Paton Has Died

    Jack K. Paton was 90 years old and still going to work at J.K.B. Tire Co. Inc., which he started in 1980 in Export, Pa.

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  • Sunday Jan 24 | via Benzinga 

    Media General Chairman John Stewart Bryan III Dies A...

    John Stewart Bryan III, Chairman of the Board of Media General, Inc. , died here yesterday at Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital. Mr. Bryan was 77 years old.

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  • Feb 18, 2012 | via American Reporter 

    PassingsGARY Carter, 57, is in the True Hall of Fame

    When New York Mets catcher Gary Carter in 1986 was receiving $2.07 million per year for his baseball skills, he was the highest-paid baseball player of all time. Much of it was seed money for a legacy of charity and community service that transcended the diamond.

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  • Feb 18, 2012 | via American Reporter 

    PassingsGARY Carter, 57, is in the True Hall of Fame

    When New York Mets catcher Gary Carter in 1986 was receiving $2.07 million per year for his baseball skills, he was the highest-paid baseball player of all time. Much of it was seed money for a legacy of charity and community service that transcended the diamond.

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  • Feb 18, 2012 | via American Reporter 

    PassingsGARY Carter, 57, is in the True Hall of Fame

    When New York Mets catcher Gary Carter in 1986 was receiving $2.07 million per year for his baseball skills, he was the highest-paid baseball player of all time. Much of it was seed money for a legacy of charity and community service that transcended the diamond.

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