Funeral & Obituary News for
With not much in Mickey Rooney's estate, fight possible over his remains
Although court papers suggest there is not much in Rooney's estate to fight over, a battle may be brewing over who controls funeral arrangements and decides where the legendary actor is buried. Lawyer Michael Augustine, who served as Rooney's ...
Former Trinidad & Tobago leader Arthur Robinson, target of 1990 coup, dies
He leaves behind a daughter and son. Persad-Bissessar said a state funeral is being planned. She ordered flags to be flown at half-mast. Associated Press writer David McFadden contributed to this report from Kingston, Jamaica.
Afghan probe begins in attack on AP journalists
Niedringhaus, 48, died instantly of her wounds. A funeral service will be held on Saturday at Corvey Abbey, a Benedictine monastery near her birthplace in Hoxter, Germany. Gannon, 60, was severely wounded in both wrists and the right shoulder. She was ...
Ken Forsse, Who Brought a Toy Bear to Life, Dies at 77
One involved a child dying of cancer who requested a specific Teddy lullaby — written by Mr. Forsse — for her funeral. Accordingly ... Correction: April 9, 2014 An earlier version of this obituary misspelled the given name of a television ...
Ultimate Warrior dies from heart attack just days after WWE Hall of Fame speech
An autopsy is scheduled for Apr. 10 to determine the official cause of death for The Ultimate Warrior. So far, funeral arrangements have not been announced. Thoughts go out to The Ultimate Warrior's family at this time.
Lord Myners quits Co-operative Group
The Co-operative Group was in disarray after Lord Myners quit from the board of the troubled chain of supermarkets, funeral homes and pharmacies. His sudden departure followed days of sustained criticism of his plan to reform the beleaguered ...