Wertheimer was 26 and Elvis 21 when he was assigned to photograph the unknown singer.
“He died exactly as he lived: with tremendous grace, great dignity and very much on his own terms,” the statement said.
Blenheim Palace said Spencer-Churchill died Thursday morning.
Pena’s manager, Gina Rugolo, says the actress died Tuesday in Los Angeles of natural causes after a brief illness.
A spokeswoman for the Meeropols, Amber Black, said Tuesday that the brothers were aware of their uncle’s death last summer but did not seek media attention and received no inquiries at the time.
The statement said Owens, 38, died Tuesday morning in Mexico. Owens was from Long Beach, California, but had recently moved to Nashville, Tennessee, to perform with White’s band.
Kizer, who won her Pulitzer in 1985 for a collection of work called “Yin” after the female principle in Chinese cosmology, died Thursday at a nursing home, executor David Rigsbee told the Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1r3M1TX).
Drungo died Saturday at home after battling cancer the past six years, his wife, Deborah, said Monday.