icon Weekly Obituaries Roundup

Enter a date in the format mm/dd/yyyy

More search options

Previous - 8/18/2012 Next - 9/1/2012

Deaths for the week ending 25 August 2012:

Sunday, 19 August 2012

Tony Scott, film director (Top Gun), of suicide by jumping from a bridge, 68.

Monday, 20 August 2012

Phyllis Diller, comedienne & actress, 95.

Virginia Dwyer, actress (Mary Matthews on "Another World"), 92.

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

Don Raleigh, NHL hockey player (New York Rangers), of complications from a fall, 86.

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

Nina Bawden, children's author (Carrie's War), 87.

Paul Shan Kuo-hsi, Roman Catholic cardinal (Taiwan), of lung cancer, 88.

Thursday, 23 August 2012

James Fogle, robber and writer (Drugstore Cowboy), of mesothelioma, 75.

Bobby Myrick, major leaguer (New York Mets), of a heart attack, 59.

Jerry Nelson, puppeteer (Count von Count on "Sesame Street"), after a long illness, 78.

Josepha Sherman, children's author (The Shining Falcon), after a long illness, 65.

Steve Van Buren, NFL football player (Philadelphia Eagles), of pneumonia, 91.

Friday, 24 August 2012

Steve Franken, actor (Chatsworth on "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis"), of cancer, 80.

Saturday, 25 August 2012

Neil Armstrong, U.S. astronaut (Apollo 11), of complications from heart surgery, 82.