ObituariesWeight Watchers founder Jean Nidetch dies at age 91
"Why would I want to see that movie again?" she asked.
ObituariesJayne Meadows, actress and TV personality, dies at 95
"She was not only an extraordinarily gifted actress who could move audiences from laughter to tears and back again all in one scene, but she was the greatest storyteller I have ever known...." said her son, who heads the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp.
ObituariesFox NASCAR announcer Steve Byrnes dies of cancer at age 56
Byrnes joined Fox Sports in 2001 and served as a pit reporter for its Sprint Cup Series coverage through the 2014 season. He was also a play-by-play announcer for Fox Sports 1's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races and hosted several auto racing shows on the company's channels.
ObituariesActor Ben Powers, known for ‘Good Times’ TV role, dies at 64
Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, according to the Auclair Funeral Home, which is handling arrangements. Details were not released.
ObituariesYounger brother of US House Speaker John Boehner dies at 60
A spokeswoman for John Boehner said Tuesday in an email that he is saddened by the loss of his brother, who was cherished and loved by many. Spokeswoman Olivia Hnat (nat) says the speaker from West Chester appreciates the prayers for his family.
ObituariesCapellan, former major league pitcher, dies at 34
His wife Patricia Capellan told The Associated Press on Wednesday that she's still waiting for autopsy results to find out exactly what happened. Capellan died in his house in Philadelphia on Tuesday night.