Austin Obituaries

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  • 9 hrs ago | via KXAN-TV Austin 

    Family says slain elderly couple were a kind, open-h...

    While authorities continue to investigate the deaths of an elderly couple in Central Austin, the victims' family says they are also waiting on the Austin Police Department to give them more insight into how their loved ones died. Billie, 83, and Sidney Shelton, 85, were found dead inside their home in the 1700 block of Brentwood Street on Monday morning .

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  • Monday Dec 15 | via Austin Monthly 

    Things I've Learned: Doug Ulman

    Three-time cancer survivor Doug Ulman, 37, came to Austin to help oversee Livestrong's refocused mission of cancer survivorship, eventually steering the nonprofit through founder Lance Armstrong's fall from grace. "I think if you ask anybody here, they'll tell you they're still learning from the experience," he says.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Rufus Thomas Carswell

    Rufus Thomas Carswell, 94, of Waynesville, passed away Dec. 11, 2014, in Ocala, Florida. He was born in Waynesville Feb. 14, 1920, to the late John and Anna Margaret Carswell.

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  • Thursday Dec 11 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    In a Texas court, a fight for Oswald's coffin

    AUSTIN, Texas - Hours after his younger brother Lee Harvey Oswald, the presidential assassin, was gunned down in the basement of the Dallas police station, Robert Oswald wrote a $710 cashier's check to a Fort Worth funeral home as he made arrangements for his brother's burial. The purchase included a No.

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  • Thursday Dec 11 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Constance Fogle

    Constance Ann Fogle passed away peacefully in Austin, Texas, on Dec. 8, 2014, at the age of 92 years.

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  • Wednesday Dec 10 | via Vail Daily News 

    Vail Daily obituary: Benjamin Mathew Fink, 1971-2014

    Having just returned from Thanksgiving with the family, Ben spent the weekend skiing with friends and shopping locally. And then he was gone.

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  • Saturday Dec 6 | via The Daily Record 

    Meg Foltz, 56, Homerville

    Meg Foltz left her family to be with our Lord Dec. 2, 2014, after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. Meg enjoyed crafting, stamping, graphic arts and old classic movies.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via Philly.com 

    Ian McLagan | Faces rocker, 69

    Rolling Stones collaborator and Faces keyboardist Ian McLagan, 69, died Wednesday in Austin, Texas, after suffering a stroke a day earlier, according to his official website. Mr. McLagan in the 1960s was a member of the British pop group Small Faces, which changed its name to Faces when Rod Stewart and Ron Wood joined in 1969.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via CBS News 

    Faces keyboardist Ian McLagan dies at 69

    A statement on his official website said the musician died Wednesday in Austin, Texas, after suffering a stroke a day earlier. He was 69. McLagan was a member of the British pop group Small Faces in the 1960s.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via 95.5 3WS 

    LEGEND: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Keyboardist Ian M...

    Ian McLagan's Small Faces and Faces bandmate Kenney Jones says he's "completely devastated" by the legendary keyboardist's death. The 69-year-old died yesterday in Austin, Texas after suffering a stroke earlier this week.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via KRAV-FM Tulsa 

    Dec. 3: Ian McLagan

    In this April 14, 2012, file photo, Ian McLagan, right, holds up his trophy after he and Ron Wood, left, and Kenney Jones, background, were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as members of the Small Faces/Faces, in Cleveland. Rolling Stones collaborator and Faces keyboardist McLagan, 69, has died.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via Music-News.com 

    Ian McLagan of The Faces dead at 69

    Ian McLagan, one of the Small Faces and then the Faces, has died in Austin at the age of 69. McLagan suffered a stroke. A statement at Ian's official website reads: 'It is with great sadness and eternal admiration that we report the passing of rock and roll icon Ian McLagan.

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via Examiner.com 

    Ian McLagan dead at 69: Faces keyboardist also colla...

    On Dec. 3, 2014, Ian McLagan died in a hospital in Austin, Texas, after having a stroke the day before his death , according to the Associated Press . He was 69. McLagan was best known for being the keyboardist for the Faces and the Small Faces .

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via Boston.com 

    Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Ian McLagan dies at 69

    A statement on his official website said the musician died Wednesday in Austin, Texas, after suffering a stroke a day earlier. He was 69. McLagan was a member of the British pop group Small Faces in the 1960s.

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via RollingStone 

    Ian McLagan, Faces and Small Faces Keyboardist, Dead...

    Ian McLagan, the jovial, charismatic keyboardist for the Faces and Small Faces whose versatile, forceful playing defined rock & roll classics like the Faces' "Stay With Me," passed away in Austin, Texas on Wednesday. A spokesperson for the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer confirmed his death to Rolling Stone .

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via WNYC-AM New York 

    Keyboardist Ian McLagan Dies At 69

    Ian McLagan , who played keyboard for the English rock bands Small Faces and Faces and was a sideman for the Rolling Stones, died Wednesday in Austin, Texas. He was 69. "Well, there was a time when I gave up music," he said.

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via Inside Bay Area 

    Ian McLagan dies; Faces and Small Faces keyboardist

    A statement on his official website said the musician died Wednesday in Austin, Texas, after suffering a stroke a day earlier. He was 69. McLagan was a member of the British pop group Small Faces in the 1960s.

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  • Tuesday Dec 2 | via Rocky Mount Telegram 

    Rolling Stonesa sax player Bobby Keys dies at 70

    Bobby Keys plays with The Tremors on May 12, 1987, at the Steamboat in Austin, Texas. Keys, who performed on recordings with the Rolling Stones, John Lennon and Eric Clapton, died Tuesday at his home in Franklin, Tennessee.

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  • Monday Dec 1 | via Texas Tribune 

    Betty King, Longtime Secretary of Texas Senate, Dies

    Betty King, the beloved former secretary of the Texas Senate, died Monday after a long illness, according to her family. She was 89. King held the job - the person making the Senate run, both in and out of session - from 1977 until her retirement in 2001, according to a family obituary.

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  • Apr 14, 2012 | via Examiner.com 

    Ian McLagan, keyboard player for the Small Faces and...

    Ian "Mac" McLagan, the keyboard player for the Small Faces and later the Faces , is dead at 69 after suffering a stroke, his website announced Dec. 3 . "It is with great sadness and eternal admiration that we report the passing of rock and roll icon Ian McLagan ," a statement from his family said.

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