Obituary

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Andrew Limberg
February 06, 2020 - 12:01 pm
Pittsburgh mayor Bill Peduto has announced the passing of his mother Eva Maria (Zarroli) Peduto.
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Kirk Douglas in New York. Douglas died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 at age 103.
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Associated Press
February 05, 2020 - 7:02 pm
Kirk Douglas dies at 103
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Neal Pert
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Associated Press
January 10, 2020 - 5:35 pm
Neil Peart, the renowned drummer and lyricist from the influential band Rush, has died. He was 67.
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Ron Burkle with son Andrew
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Joe DeStio
January 07, 2020 - 9:50 am
A son of Pittsburgh Penguins co-owner Ron Burkle has been found dead in Los Angeles.
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In this July 28, 2001 file photo, Danny Aiello poses for a photo at Gigino restaurant in New York.
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Associated Press
December 13, 2019 - 11:14 am
Danny Aiello, the blue-collar character actor whose long career playing tough guys included roles in “Fort Apache, the Bronx,” "The Godfather, Part II," “Once Upon a Time in America” and his Oscar-nominated performance as a pizza man in Spike Lee’s "Do the Right Thing," has died. He was 86.
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Bob Kopler
KDKA Radio
Paul Rasmussen
December 10, 2019 - 9:31 am
Longtime KDKA Radio news anchor Bob Kopler died this morning.
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: Pete Frates and Julie Frates attend the Sportsman Of The Year 2014 Ceremony on December 9, 2014 in New York City.
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Associated Press
December 09, 2019 - 2:10 pm
Pete Frates, a former college baseball player whose determined battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease helped inspire the ALS ice bucket challenge that has raised more than $200 million worldwide, died Monday. He was 34.
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jacquie-cadorette
December 02, 2019 - 8:55 am
Shelley Morrison, known for her role as the maid, Rosario, on NBC’s “Will and Grace,” has passed away Sunday at the age of 83. According to a statement from her husband, Walter Dominguez, she died of heart failure, the New York Times reports . “Shelley’s greatest pride as an actress was in playing...
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This April 27, 1987 file photo shows actor Bill Macy in Los Angeles. Macy, who starred opposite Bea Arthur in the 1970s sitcom “Maude," died Thursday Oct. 17, 2019 in Los Angeles, friend Matt Beckoff said Friday.
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Associated Press
October 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Bill Macy, the character actor whose hangdog expression was a perfect match for his role as the long-suffering foil to Bea Arthur's unyielding feminist on the daring 1970s sitcom "Maude," has died. He was 97.
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Robert Hunter at the 46th Annual Songwriters Hall Of Fame Induction and Awards Gala
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Associated Press
September 24, 2019 - 6:50 pm
Robert Hunter, the man behind the poetic and mystical words for many of the Grateful Dead's finest songs, has died at age 78.
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