ObituariesAfeni Shakur, mother of rap legend Tupac Shakur, dies at 69
Born Alice Faye Williams, Shakur changed her name as an adult when she became a political activist and joined the Black Panther movement. She was pregnant with Tupac in 1971 and incarcerated while she and other Panthers faced conspiracy charges that were later dismissed.
ObituariesPeace activist, Jesuit priest Daniel Berrigan dies at 94
"He died peacefully," Benigno said.
ObituariesGeorge Weymouth, artist who hid Wyeth’s ‘Helga’ works, dies
Weymouth died April 24 at his home in Chadds Ford, according to the Brandywine Conservancy and Museum of Art. He was 79.
ObituariesPublicist: Pop superstar Prince dies at his Minnesota home
His publicist, Yvette Noel-Schure, told The Associated Press the music icon was found dead at his home Thursday in Chanhassen.
ObituariesFounder of specialty food retailer Hickory Farms dies at 96
The Toledo-area-based company says Ransom died Monday.
- Peace activist, Jesuit priest Daniel Berrigan dies at 94
- George Weymouth, artist who hid Wyeth’s ‘Helga’ works, dies
- Fred Hayman, stylish godfather of Rodeo Drive, dies at 90
- Founder of specialty food retailer Hickory Farms dies at 96
- Drug smuggler and ‘Mr. Nice’ author Howard Marks dies at 70
- ‘Blood, Sweat & Heels’ reality TV star Daisy Lewellyn dies
- Beloved Atlanta personality ‘Phantom of the Fox’ dies
- Christine Marie Dieter dies at 85
- Eileen Sylvester died April 1, 2016
- Erik Bauersfeld, voice of Star Wars’ Admiral Ackbar, dies
- Latin Jazz saxophonist Gato Barbieri dies at age 83
- Actor Douglas Wilmer, a 1960s Sherlock Holmes, dies at 96