Beverly Hills Obituaries

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  • Sunday Feb 22 | via NewsNet5 

    Amy Poehler honors Parks and Recreation...

    Actress AMY POEHLER paid tribute to her PARKS AND RECREATION producer/writer HARRIS WITTELS on Thursday , as she received a charity award hours after he was found dead at his Los Angeles home. The comedienne was feted with the Unity Award at the Unite4:Humanity bash, but she admitted she was in a somber mood as she shared the sad news with the audience at the event in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Saturday Feb 21 | via FOX16 

    Amy Poehler honors writer Harris Wittels at awards c...

    Honoree Amy Poehler attends the 2nd Annual unite4:humanity Presented By ALCATEL ONETOUCH at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 19, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. producer/writer Harris Wittels Thursday as she received a charity award hours after he was found dead at his Los Angeles home.

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  • Saturday Feb 21 | via WENN Blog 

    Amy Poehler Honours Parks And Recreation Writer Harr...

    Actress Amy Poehler paid tribute to her Parks And Recreation producer/writer Harris Wittels on Thursday, as she received a charity award hours after he was found dead at his Los Angeles home. The comedienne was feted with the Unity Award at the Unite4:Humanity bash, but she admitted she was in a sombre mood as she shared the sad news with the audience at the event in Beverly Hills, California.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via Watersblogged 

    Harris Wittels

    Source: www.8newsnow.com --- Thursday, February 19, 2015Harris Wittels, who worked as a writer and executive producer on the NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation," was found dead Thursday of a possible drug overdose at his Los Angeles home, police said. He was 30. ... Source: www.courant.com --- Thursday, February 19, 2015Comedian and co-executive producer of NBC's "Parks and Recreation," Harris Wittels, was found dead Thursday at his Los Angeles home, authorities said.

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  • Thursday Feb 19 | via Houston Chronicle 

    'Parks and Recreation' writer-producer Harris Wittel...

    FEBRUARY 19: Harris Wittels, an executive producer on "Parks and Recreation", died on February 19, 2015. He was 30 years old.

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  • Monday Feb 9 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Obituaries for Tuesday, Feb. 10

    Augustine Alvarez, 54, of Fresno died Jan. 30. He was a furniture mover. Visitation: 9 to 11 a.m. Feb. 12 at Reade and Sons Chapel.

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  • Sunday Feb 8 | via The York Daily Record 

    York, Pa.-area obituaries for Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015

    A man stole a 3-month-old kitten from a Minneapolis pet store, only to return it the next day with an apology note. BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.

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  • Friday Feb 6 | via Los Angeles Times 

    Alan Hoisch dies at 91; WWII vet and UCLA star set R...

    Al Hoisch , a decorated World War II pilot and star running back on UCLA's 1947 Rose Bowl team, died Friday, his son, John Hoisch said. He was 91. Al Hoisch , a decorated World War II pilot and star running back on UCLA's 1947 Rose Bowl team, died Friday, his son, John Hoisch said.

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  • Thursday Feb 5 | via Canon City Daily Record Newspaper 

    Colorado felony DUI bill advances after victims, sur...

    Oleson was among dozens of people whose lives have been impacted by drunk drivers who showed up at the Colorado State Capitol Thursday to testify during a House bill hearing. The bill would make a third drunk driving offense within seven years, with aggravating circumstances, a felony instead of a misdemeanor.

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  • Tuesday Feb 3 | via Time 

    Rooster Teeth Animator Monty Oum Dead at 33

    Animator Monty Oum arrives at the 24th Annual Producers Guild Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan. 26, 2013 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Rooster Teeth animator and show creator Monty Oum died at the age of 33 on Sunday from complications stemming from a medical procedure, the company announced on its website.

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  • Tuesday Feb 3 | via LA Observed 

    Rick Orlov obits and a Gary Leonard photo

    Monday was, I'm absolutely sure, a somber and distressing day in the Daily News offices in Woodland Hills and in the pressroom at City Hall. They had to write the obituary for friend and colleague Rick Orlov, who died after injuring himself in a fall last month.

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  • Friday Jan 30 | via The Chronicle Herald 

    Rod McKuen, poet and songwriter of 1960s and '70s, d...

    Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the bestselling poets in history, has died. He was 81. McKuen died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation centre in Beverly Hills, California, where he had been treated for pneumonia and had been ill for several weeks and was unable to digest food, his half brother Edward McKuen Habib said.

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  • Friday Jan 30 | via Daily Pundit 

    Rod McKuen Dead At 81

    Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the best-selling poets in history, has died. He was 81. McKuen died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation center in Beverly Hills, California, where he had been treated for pneumonia and had been ill for several weeks and was unable to digest food, his half-brother Edward McKuen Habib said.

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  • Friday Jan 30 | via Berkshire Eagle 

    Hugely successful "King of Kitsch," Rod Mc...

    The husky voiced "King of Kitsch, Rod McKuen, left seen here with Jill St. John and Robert Wagner at a party for "Night of 100 Stars II" in New York whose music and verse made him one of the best-selling poets in history, died on Thursday in Beverly Hills, Calif, NEW YORK >> Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the best-selling poets in history, has died.

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  • Friday Jan 30 | via TwinCities 

    Rod McKuen, mega-selling poet and performer, dies at 81

    Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the best-selling poets in history, has died. He was 81. McKuen died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation center in Beverly Hills, California, where he had been treated for pneumonia and had been ill for several weeks and was unable to digest food, his half brother Edward McKuen Habib said.

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  • Friday Jan 30 | via Korea Herald 

    Rod McKuen, mega-selling poet and perfor...

    Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch'' whose music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died. He was 81. McKuen died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation center in Beverly Hills, California, where he had been treated for pneumonia and had been ill for several weeks and was unable to digest food, said his half brother, Edward McKuen Habib.

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  • Thursday Jan 29 | via Watersblogged 

    Rod McKuen

    Source: www.wistv.com --- Thursday, January 29, 2015Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the... ... Source: www.cbsnews.com --- Thursday, January 29, 2015Husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" won an Oscar nomination for "Jean" from film "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" ... Source: www.cbc.ca --- Thursday, January 29, 2015Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died.

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  • Thursday Jan 29 | via SFGate 

    Rod McKuen, mega-selling poet and performer, dies

    MCKUEN21a-C-08DEC02-DD-RAD PHOTO BY KATY RADDATZ--THE CHRONICLE Rod McKuen, poet, musician, returns to the Bay Area for a holiday fundraiser . SHOWN: We take a walk on Stanyan St. in San Francisco (one of McKuen's books is titled STANYAN STREET SORROWS.

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  • Thursday Jan 29 | via CBC News 

    Rod McKuen, poet and songwriter, dead at 81

    Poet/composer Rod McKuen, left, and songwriter Mike Stoller are shown at an ASCAP function in Los Angeles, Calif. Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died.

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  • Thursday Jan 29 | via New York Daily News 

    Rod McKuen dead at 81: Poet, songwriter was 'King of...

    Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died. He was 81. McKuen died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation center in Beverly Hills, Calif., where he had been treated for pneumonia and had been ill for several weeks and was unable to digest food, said his half-brother, Edward McKuen Habib.

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