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John Lennon's First Wife Cynthia Dies at 75 From Cancer

Cynthia Lennon sadly passed away today (April 1).

The first wife of Beatles member John Lennon was only 75.

Cynthia Lennon passed away today at her home in Mallorca, Spain following a short but brave battle with cancer,” the statement on her memorial website read. “Her son Julian Lennon was at her bedside throughout. The family are thankful for your prayers. Please respect their privacy at this difficult time.”

Julian posted a touching video in memory of his mom, which you can watch below.

Our thoughts go out to Cynthia‘s family and friends during this difficult time.


Cynthia Lennon Memorial Video

Famed 'Odd Couple' Director Gene Saks Dies at 93

Gene Saks sadly passed away from pneumonia on Saturday (March 28) in East Hampton, N.Y.

According to Deadline, the famed director and actor is survived by his wife Keren, whom he married in 1980.

Gene was probably best known for bringing Neil Simon‘s Barefoot in The Park and The Odd Couple to the big screen.

Gene was serious about funny,” Emanuel Azenberg, who produced the Broadway plays of the same name, told the site. “He actually knew what would be funny. Physical humor he understood — the look, here, a pause there.”

Our thoughts go out to all of Gene‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

Alberta Watson Dead - 'Nikita' & '24' Actress Dies at 60

Sad news – Canadian actress Alberta Watson has died at age 60.

“It is the case, sadly. Alberta passed away on Saturday evening at Kensington Hospice in Toronto. Her husband Ken was by her side. We await details of a memorial service for her,” the actress’ agent told ET Canada.

Alberta was best known for her roles on the shows 24, as CTU head Erin Driscoll, and Nikita, as Senator Madeline Pierce. She also created the latter role on the original series La Femme Nikita.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to Alberta‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

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A.J. Pero Dead - Twisted Sister Drummer Dies at 55

AJ Pero, the longtime drummer in the band Twisted Sister, has died at age 55.

The band announced the sad news on its Facebook page on Friday (March 20).

“The members of Twisted Sister are profoundly saddened to announce the untimely passing of our brother, AJ Pero,” the statement read. “The band, crew and most importantly the family of AJ Pero thank you for your thoughts and prayers at this time.”

AJ, pictured here with frontman Dee Snider, joined the band in 1982 and left in 1986, before returning again in 1997. He drummed on all but one albums released by the group.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to AJ‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

Cristie Schoen Codd Dead - Food Network Star Murdered at 38

Cristie Schoen Codd, a contestant on the eighth season of Food Network Star, was murdered last week while five months pregnant with her first child.

The 38-year-old TV chef’s husband Joseph Codd was murdered as well and authorities believe that they died on Thursday (March 12).

Family members reported the married couple missing on Sunday and the arrest in the case was made on Tuesday (March 17).

The couple’s neighbor Robert Jason Owens has been “charged with two counts of felony first degree murder, one felony count of breaking or entering, larceny after breaking and entering and free text felony,” according to the Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office.

“Our thoughts go out to Cristie‘s family and friends during this difficult time,” a Food Network spokesperson told Us Weekly.

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Terry Pratchett Dead - 'Discworld' Author Passes Away After Battling Alzheimer's Disease

Fantasy writer Terry Pratchett, author of the popular “Discworld” series, has passed away at the age of 66.

The announcement was made on his Twitter account, which he shares with Rob Wilkins.

“I was deeply saddened to learn that Sir Terry Pratchett has died. The world has lost one of its brightest, sharpest minds,” a press release from Larry Finlay at Transworld Publishers read. “Terry faced his Alzheimer’s disease (an ‘embuggerance’, as he called it) publicly and bravely. Over the last few years, it was his writing that sustained him. His legacy will endure for decades to come.”

Terry passed away in his home, with his cat sleeping on his bed surrounded by his family on 12th March 2015. Diagnosed with PCA1 in 2007, he battled the progressive disease with his trademark determination and creativity, and continued to write. He completed his last book, a new Discworld novel, in the summer of 2014, before succumbing to the final stages of the disease,” the press release added.

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