Santa Monica Obituaries

Santa Monica Obituaries

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  • Friday Jul 3 | via Freshnews 

    'TextLess Live More' Day Observed Nationally July 3

    Americans across the nation are being asked today to pause, "text less," and "live more," by Merritt's Way , an organization dedicated to raising awareness about the dangers of distracted driving and getting behind the wheel while texting or streaming on social media. Merritt's Way, and the TextLess Live More campaign, was launched in memory of 18-year-old Merritt Levitan, of Boston, who was killed while biking cross-country from Charleston, S.C., to Santa Monica, Calif.

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  • Friday Jun 26 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Consumer Concerns: Hospital bill is high enough to r...

    A single dose of the anti-anxiety drug lorazepam - the generic version of Ativan - will run you about 14 cents at Safeway or Target. At least that's the impression Laurie Leigh came away with after being so overcome with grief when her 90-year-old father died at the hospital that she fainted at his bedside.

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  • Wednesday Jun 24 | via Examiner.com 

    Dick Van Patten passed away at the age of 86

    Dick Van Patten best known for his role as the family patriarch in the TV series "Eight is Enough," died Tuesday at the age of 86, according to the Hollywood Reporter. One of America's best-loved actors, Dick Van Patten , passed away on June 23, 2015,at the age of 86. Us Weekly , reported that Dick died at Saint John's Hospital in Santa Monica, California.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via UAport 

    'Eight is Enough' star Dick Van Patten dies at 86

    Dick Van Patten, the genial, round-faced comic actor who premiered on Broadway as a child, starred on television in its infancy and then, in middle age, found lasting fame as the patriarch on TV's "Eight is Enough," has died.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via TheCelebrityCafe 

    Dick Van Patten, star of 'Eight is Enough,' dies at 86

    Television actor Dick Van Patten, famously known for his fatherly role as Tom Bradford in Eight is Enough , has died at the age of 86. People confirms that Van Patten died Tuesday morning at Saint John's Hospital in Santa Monica, California. The cause of death was from complications due to diabetes.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via WNYC-AM New York 

    Actor Dick Van Patten Dies At 86

    Actor Dick Van Patten, who played the father on the TV show Eight Is Enough , died today in Santa Monica, Calif., of complications from diabetes. He was 86. Van Patten began his acting career at the age of 7, moving from roles on Broadway to television.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via The Chronicle-Telegram 

    Beloved TV dad Dick Van Patten dies at 86

    NEW YORK - Dick Van Patten, the genial, round-faced comic actor who appeared on Broadway as a child, starred on TV in its infancy and then, in middle age, found lasting fame as the patriarch on TV's "Eight is Enough," has died.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via Christian Science Monitor 

    Dick Van Patten: best known as the amiable patriarch...

    Van Patten, whose career spanned about eight decades, was known for a big smile framed by prominent cheeks and an effusive personality. He died on Tuesday.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via UPI 

    'Eight is Enough' actor Dick Van Patten dies at age 86

    The Eight is Enough actor passed Tuesday morning in Santa Monica, Calif., due to diabetes complications, his rep confirmed to People. "I am sorry to report this sad news," his publicist, Jeff Ballard , told The Wrap .

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via Playbill 

    Dick Van Patten, TV Dad of "Eight Is Enough,&qu...

    Dick Van Patten , whose acting career began when he was a kid on Broadway and reached its pinnacle with the television series "Eight Is Enough," in which he played the kind, but often flustered father of guess-how-many children, died June 23 from diabetes complications in Santa Monica, CA. Mr. Van Patten was never a glamorous performer.

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  • Tuesday Jun 23 | via KVIA-TV El Paso 

    Dick Van Patten, 'Eight Is Enough' dad, dies

    Dick Van Patten, the hard-working actor who was perhaps best known as the newspaper columnist dad on the 1970s series "Eight Is Enough," has died. He was 86. "I am sorry to report this sad news," the statement from Moss read.

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  • Friday Jun 19 | via LA Daily News 

    Pasadena resident Bill Grimm, hero to his large fami...

    Longtime Pasadenan William Grimm put family first and loved spending time outdoors. The Navy veteran died June 15 on his 88th birthday.

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  • Thursday Jun 11 | via Philly.com 

    Robert Chartoff | 'Rocky' producer, 81

    Robert Chartoff, 81, the Oscar-winning movie producer behind the boxing classics Rocky and Raging Bull , died Wednesday, associates said. Mr. Chartoff died at his home in Santa Monica, Calif., said Lynn Hendee, president of Chartoff Productions.

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  • Thursday Jun 11 | via CBS Local 

    'Rocky,' 'Raging Bull' Producer Robert Chartoff Dies...

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is Southern California's only all-news radio station and the most credible local source for news coverage.

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  • Thursday Jun 11 | via Watersblogged 

    Robert Chartoff

    Source: www.seattlepi.com --- Thursday, June 11, 2015 - Robert Chartoff, the Oscar-winning movie producer behind the boxing classics "Rocky" and "Raging Bull," died Wednesday, associates said. Born in Depression-era New York City, Chartoff had been a movie producer for nearly a decade when he found his career-defining hit in 1976's "Rocky," the small-budget movie starring and written by Sylvester Stallone that became a blockbuster and won three Academy Awards including best picture.

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  • Wednesday Jun 10 | via Wise County Messenger Online 

    Talmage Hiram Morrison Jr.

    Talmage Hiram Morrison Jr. Talmage Hiram Morrison Jr., 93, of Alvord died Wednesday, June 3, 2015.

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  • Jun 1, 2015 | via The Beaumont Enterprise 

    Robin Williams family at odds over actor's estate

    Susan Williams, left, Robin Williams' wife, has gone to court with Zelda Williams, right, and Zelda's two siblings, Zachary and Cody, over the terms of his will and a dispute over some of the late comic's possessions.

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