Apparently, Richie Havens passed away not too long ago. The man who opened Woodstock fell through the cracks in the media. :(
Psychologist Dr. Joyce Brothers, at 85.
Ray Manzarek. :cry:
Former NASCAR driver Dick Trickle, at 71.
Hence rendering all jokes at the expense of his name unfunny. Particularly given the circumstances.
I met him once when I worked at a hotel that some of the race drivers stayed at; thought about keeping his registration form as an autograph souvenir.
Jean Stapleton aka Edith Bunker passed away at 90.
I never saw it but she was in the broadway play Arsenic and Old Lace and did a wonderful job.