de la Renta, Oscar b. July 22, 1932 d. October 20, 2014 Fashion Designer, Icon. Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Tiernan, Robert Owens b. February 24, 1929 d. October 15, 2014 US Congressman. A member of the Democratic Party, he served Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives from 1967 until 1975. He achieved All State status in hockey while attending La Salle Academy in Rhode Island and participated in track at Providence College. He attained his law degree from Catholic University Columbus School of Law in Washington and practiced in his native Rhode Island. He entered the political arena, when he was elected to and...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Seldes, Marian b. August 23, 1928 d. October 6, 2014 Actress. She made a great impression on the American stage during her more-than fifty-year career. She will perhaps be best remembered for playing 'Myra Bruhl' in the Broadway play "Deathtrap" (1978 to 1982). She earned a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for a time as "Most durable actress" with her 1,809 performances as 'Myra Bruhl'. Born of Russian-Jewish descent (paternal), her father was author, playwright and critic Gilbert Seldes, her uncle was journalist George Seldes, Marian'...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Moore, Ashleigh Aston b. November 13, 1981 d. December 10, 2007 Child Actress. She is remembered for her roles as Alpha in the science fiction television series, "The Odyssey" from 1992 to 1994, and that of the younger Chrissy DeWitt in the 1995 film, "Now And Then." Born Ashley Rogers in Sunnyvale, California, to James and Cynthia Moore, she became involved in acting at a very young age. Enrolled in private schools until age three, she was later taught at home so she could spend more time focusing on acting. At age four she began to act professionally, and...[Read More] (Bio by: K) Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Hauser, Tim b. December 12, 1941 d. October 16, 2014 Singer. He was a founding member of the popular vocal ensemble "The Manhattan Transfer". They enjoyed three Top-40 hits during the early 1980s, which includes their number seven placing of "Boy From New York City" (1981). Raised on New Jersey's shore, he had found his interest in music at an early age and participated in his high school's glee club while also playing baseball. During the early years of rock music and the height of doo-wop, he was exposed to a wide range of music which fueled...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Mantle, Mickey b. October 20, 1931 d. August 13, 1995 Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Nicknamed "The Commerce Comet" or "The Mick," for 18 seasons (1951 through 1968) he played center field and first base for the New York Yankees of the American League. Noted for his ability to hit for both average and power, he is regarded by many to be the greatest switch hitter of all time and one of the greatest players in the history of Major League Baseball. His career highlights include a 20-time selection to the American League All-Star team (...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA Plot: Mausoleum, Saint Matthew NE-N-D14-15
Lucier, Lou b. March 23, 1918 d. October 18, 2014 Major League Baseball Player. Born Joseph Louis Lucier, he made his initial mark on the baseball diamond as a pitcher during his years at Grafton High School in Massachusetts and caught the attention of a scout who signed him to a contract with the Boston Bees. He ended up with the Boston Red Sox and due to the shortage of players because of World War II, Lucier was promoted to the Major Leagues. He marked his debut on April 23, 1943 and recorded 3 wins in 16 games-pitched that season. He...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Saint Patricks Cemetery, Northbridge, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Alice of Battenberg b. February 25, 1885 d. December 5, 1969 Born at Windsor Castle, Princess Victoria Alice Elisabeth Julie Marie of Battenberg, later Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark was the mother of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and mother-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. Congenitally deaf, she grew up in Germany, England and the Mediterranean. After marrying Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark in 1903, she lived in Greece until the exile of most of the Greek royal family in 1917. Prince and Princess Andrew had five...[Read More] (Bio by: Holy Grail) Saint Mary Magdalene Church, Jerusalem, Yerushalayim (Jerusalem District), Israel Plot: Crypt below the church
Dunn (Miller), Michael (Gary) b. October 20, 1934 d. August 30, 1973 Actor, singer, piano prodigy, and had a genius IQ of 178. He was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma and only grew to 3 feet 10 inches but it was obvious from an early age that he was special. At the age of 3, he walked up to his mother, Jewell, and said, "Momma, I can read." Her response was, "Sure you can, Gary." The boy then proceeded to pick up the paper and read it to her. At the age of 2, his family moved to Michigan where he won numerous awards in school. He never liked to be called "a...[Read More] (Bio by: Brenda N) Sunset Memorial Park, Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
Hoover, Herbert Clark b. August 10, 1874 d. October 20, 1964 31st US President. He was the scapegoat President blamed for the Great Depression and all that was wrong with America. Herbert Hoover had the misfortune to inherit an economy and a faulty banking system which collapsed before it could be reformed. His detractors wove and promoted a myth labeling Hoover as heartless, inept and reactionary which unjustly prevails to this day. He was born in West Branch, Iowa. His parents, along with most of the community were Quakers. His father was a...[Read More] (Bio by: Donald Greyfield (inactive)) Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, West Branch, Cedar County, Iowa, USA
Upham, Misty b. July 6, 1982 d. October, 2014 America Actress. Upham, a Native-American who grew up in south Seattle as a member of the Balckfoot Tribe, began her career at the age of thirteen when she joined the Red Eagle Soaring community theater group and by the following year, she was writing and directing short skits and performing on tours throughout the northwest. She landed her first film role as Mrs. Blue Cloud in 'Skins' (2002) and went on to appear in other films, such as 'Frozen River' (2008, for which she received several...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Jones, Louis Marshall 'Grandpa' b. October 20, 1913 d. February 19, 1998 Musician. He is best remembered as an old time country and gospel music singer banjo player who always wore his pants tucked inside his boots, whose animated performances were often characterized by his leg kicks and foot stomping, and as a charter cast member of the CBS television show "Hee Haw" that aired from 1969 to 1971 before a 20-year run in local syndication. He was born Louis Marshall Jones in Niagra, Kentucky, spending his teenage years in Akron, Ohio where he started singing country...[Read More] (Bio by: William Bjornstad) Cause of death: Complications from a series of strokes Lutons United Methodist Church Cemetery, Goodlettsville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA
Rivers (Molinsky), Joan (Joan Alexandra) b. June 8, 1933 d. September 4, 2014 Comedienne, Author, Talk Show Host. Born Joan Alexandra Molinsky, she was raised in Brooklyn, and later moved to Larchmont, New York. In the early 1950s, she attended Connecticut College and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Barnard College in 1954 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and anthropology. Early in her career, she worked at various jobs such as a tour guide at Rockefeller Center, a writer and proofreader at an advertising agency and as a fashion consultant at a high-end...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Ashes in the possesion of her daughter Melissa.
Williams, Robin b. July 21, 1951 d. August 11, 2014 Actor, Comedian. Born Robin McLaurin Williams in Chicago and raised in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, he was the privileged son of a Detroit auto executive. His family later moved to Woodacre, California, where he attended Redwood High School. He studied at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California, then attained a full scholarship to the Juilliard School in New York City. In between Claremont and Juilliard, he attended the College of Marin for theatre. In 1978, Williams was cast in an...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay
MacKay, Jeffrey Neill 'Jeff' b. October 20, 1948 d. August 22, 2008 Actor. He was the cousin of actor Robert Redford, who helped him get his Screen Actors Guild Card. He made his feature movie debut in "Hot Summer in Barefoot County" (1974). His other film credits include "The Brass Ring" (1975), "All the President's Men" (1976), "Songwriter" (1984), "Frame Up" (1991) and "Frame Up II" (1994). He had his biggest success on the small screen with his roles as Lieutenant Don French on the series "Black Sheep Squadron", Lieutenant Mac McReynolds on the series "...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Kyle Cemetery, Kyle, Hays County, Texas, USA
Revere, Paul b. January 7, 1938 d. October 4, 2014 Musician, Keyboard Player. Born Paul Revere Dick, he owned several restaurants in Caldwell, Idaho when he first met singer Mark Lindsay at a bakery where Lindsay worked. In 1958, they formed a band called The Downbeats, but changed their name to Paul Revere & The Raiders in 1960 on the eve of their first record release. The following year, the band scored their first hit with the instrumental "Like, Long Hair", which peaked at No. 38 on the Billboard chart. In 1965, the group relocated to Los...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA Plot: Section C, Lot 3
Banner, John b. January 28, 1910 d. January 28, 1973 Actor. Fondly remembered for his role of 'Sergeant Schultz' in the classic 1960s television sitcom "Hogan's Heroes" (1965 - 1971). An Austrian actor of Jewish descent in his hometown of Vienna, he was forced to leave when Germany and Austria unified in 1938, at the age of 28, during the Anschluss (union) between the two countries. There are reports that he spent time in a German Concentration Camp, but these are unconfirmed. At the time of the Anschluss, he was touring Switzerland with an...[Read More] (Bio by: Kit and Morgan Benson) Cause of death: Abdominal hemorrhage Mauer Cemetery, Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria Plot: Group 57, row 2, number 26
Francis (Kazanjian), Arlene b. October 20, 1907 d. May 31, 2001 She was the witty actress and television personality who is best remembered as a panelist on the popular "What's My Line?". During the 1950s she was one of the busiest persons on television. At one point she was host of "Home" on NBC five days a week, mistress of ceremonies of "Talent Patrol" on ABC Thursday nights and panelist on "What's My Line?" on CBS Sunday nights. She always wore a diamond heart shaped necklace which was noticed by TV viewers and jewelry designers triggering a diamond...[Read More] (Bio by: Ron Moody) Roosevelt Memorial Park, Trevose, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA Plot: Section R, Plot 48, Grave 4 GPS coordinates: 40.1268196, -74.9731369 (hddd.dddd)