Flohe, Heinz 'Flocke' b. January 28, 1948 d. June 15, 2013 Professional Soccer Player. For fourteen seasons (1966 to 1980), he played as a midfielder in the Bundesliga with 1 FC Köln and TSV 1860 München. He appeared in 343 regular season games in the Bundesliga, winning the championship in 1978 and three German DFB-Pokal titles. He will be perhaps best remembered for having played with the German National Football Team 39 games from 1970 to 1978, scoring 8 goals, and participating in the 1974 and 1978 World Cups and 1976 European Championship for...[Read More] (Bio by: Ruggero) Friedhof Euskirchen, Euskirchen, Euskirchener Landkreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Heffron, Edward James 'Babe' b. May 16, 1923 d. December 1, 2013 World War II United States Soldier. He served in the United States Army during World War II as a Private First Class in Company E ("Easy Company"), 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division. The stories of he and his comrades were featured in the 2001 HBO television mini-series "Band of Brothers". He served as a company machine gunner, and earned the Bronze Star. He was with his unit as they liberated the Kaufering Concentration Camp in Landsberg, Germany, in...[Read More] Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Crouch, Paul b. March 30, 1934 d. November 30, 2013 Televangelist. Crouch, whose parents were missionaries who had lived in Egypt, graduated from the Central Bible Institute and Seminary in Springfield, Missouri in 1955 with a degree in theology. He began his career in broadcasting by helping to build an educational AM station at Central Bible Institute. In 1957, he became a radio announcer in Rapid City, South Dakota and progressed rapidly to program director, then promoted to manager of a sister station. In 1961, he was appointed by the...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Crystal Cathedral Memorial Gardens, Garden Grove, Orange County, California, USA Plot: Private room, mausoleum
Walker IV., Paul William b. September 12, 1973 d. November 30, 2013 American Actor. Walker, who will best be remembered for his role as Brian O'Conner in the blockbuster action 'Fast & Furious' films, began his career on the small screen with a commercial for diapers when he was 2 years old. He went on to appear in TV shows such as 'Highway to Heaven', 'Throb', 'Charles in Charge', 'Who's the Boss?' and 'Touched By An Angel'. His first movie role was in 'Meet the Deedles' (1998) followed by supporting roles in 'Pleasantville' (1998), 'Varsity Blues' (1999), '...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Cause of death: Car accident Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Myung-shin, Gen. Chae b. November 27, 1926 d. November 25, 2013 South Korean General. Chae Myung-shin commanded Skeleton Corps, guerrilla corps during the Korean War, and became the authority on guerrilla tactics of the South Korean Army. Chae remarked South Korean Comfort Women Units during Korean War in his memoir, Beyond the Deadline, published in 1994. Chae served as a ROKFV Commanding Officer during the Vietnam War. Chae adopted strong tactics for the Vietnamese as an authority on guerrilla tactics. Chae's harsh policy caused strong disunion with...[Read More] (Bio by: David Peltier) Seoul National Cemetery, Seoul, Seoul Special City, South Korea
Kean, Jane b. April 10, 1923 d. November 26, 2013 Actress and Singer. Her career in show business spanned seven decades and included appearing in nightclubs, on recordings, and in radio, television, Broadway and films. Among her most famous roles were as Art Carney's wife Trixie on The Honeymooners with Jackie Gleason, and as the voice of Belle in the perennial favorite Mister Magoo's Christmas Carol. She and her older sister, Betty, formed a comedy duo that worked the nightclub circuit throughout the 1940s and 1950s, and the two appeared on...[Read More] Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Musante, Tony b. June 30, 1936 d. November 26, 2013 Actor. Musante, who attended both Northwestern University and Oberlin College, worked as a schoolteacher before making his off-Broadway acting debut in 1960. Three years later, he played a switchblade-wielding juvenile delinquent in the hour-long TV drama 'Ride With Terror' which later developed into the 1967 film 'The Incident', with Musante repeating his role and winning several festival awards as a result. Among other American and Italian films he appeared in were 'Once a Thief' (1965), 'The...[Read More] (Bio by: Louis Mata) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
de Duve, Dr. Christian Renè Marie Joseph b. October 2, 1917 d. May 4, 2013 Scientist, Nobel Prize Recipient. He received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1974. Graduated from The Catholic University of Leuven and with a research doctorate in Cell Biology, he is known for being the discoverer of glucagon, lysosomes and peroxisomes. Besides having received numerous awards and international honors, he was appointed Academic of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences in 1970. In 2005, de Duve published "Singularities: Landmarks on the Pathways of Life" in which...[Read More] (Bio by: Lucy Caldarelli) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Brissie, Lou b. June 5, 1924 d. November 25, 2013 Major League Baseball Player. For seven season (1947 to 1953), he was a left-handed pitcher with the Philadelphia Athletics and Cleveland Indians. Born Leland Victor Brissie, he attended Ware Shoals High School in South Carolina and was enrolled at Presbyterian College in South Carolina, when World War II intervened. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, he enlisted with the United States Army and was stationed in the European Theater. He was nearly killed when an artillery shell exploded close to...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Hamilton, Chico b. September 21, 1921 d. November 25, 2013 Jazz Musician. A drummer, he was a prominent figure and pioneer of the style referred to as "West Coast Jazz". Born Foreststorn Hamilton, his father was an employee at the University Club at Southern California, his mother worked as a dietitian within the Los Angeles School District, Chico's passion for music began during his high school years. He performed in a group with his high school friend Charles Mingus. Hamilton acquired experience first hand as a member of Lionel Hampton's touring...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!
Glaser, Donald b. September 21, 1926 d. February 28, 2013 Scientist, Nobel Prize Recipient. A physicist and neurobiologist, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1960, when he was honored for the invention of an instrument of detection of elementary particles known as "bubble chamber". He graduated in mathematics and physics from the Case Institute of Technology in Cleveland, Ohio (now know as the Case Western Reserve University), and obtained his doctoral research from California Institute of Technology in Pasadena. On the basis of his...[Read More] (Bio by: Lucy Caldarelli) Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
Lowery, Edward Edgar 'Eddie' b. October 14, 1902 d. May 4, 1984 American Caddy, Amateur Golfer and Businessman. He is best known as the 10-year-old caddy of Francis Ouimet during the 1913 U.S. Open, held at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts, which Ouimet won in a playoff over Harry Vardon and Ted Ray. An iconic photograph of Lowery and Ouimet striding down the fairway together is one of the most memorable in American golf history. It was used as the logo for the United States Golf Association's centennial celebrations, appears on the cover of...[Read More] El Carmelo Cemetery, Pacific Grove, Monterey County, California, USA
Donnell, Jeff b. July 10, 1921 d. April 11, 1988 Actress. Born Jean Marie Donnell she moved to Towson, Maryland with her parents and older sister when she was a toddler. She took dancing and piano lessons while in school and loved the "Mutt and Jeff" comic series so much that she adopted the name 'Jeff' as her nickname. After graduating in 1938 from Towson Senior High School, she studied for one semester at the Yale School of Drama where she met her first husband a much older drama teacher. Married at age 19, the two newlyweds created the...[Read More] (Bio by: Kelt Smith) Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea, Pacific Ocean
Jones, James H. b. 1831 d. April 8, 1921 Civil War Figure. He served as Confederate President Jefferson F. Davis' personal valet and coachman during much of the Civil War. Born a free man in Wake County, North Carolina, he was a brick mason and contractor during the building season and during the winter months, hired himself out as a gentleman's servant to Raleigh, North Carolina's elite. When Mrs. Jefferson Davis and children moved to Saint Mary's in 1862 after the Confederate capital of Richmond, Virginia came under attack, she...[Read More] (Bio by: Leigh) Mount Hope Cemetery, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Susa, Conrad b. April 26, 1935 d. November 21, 2013 Composer. A prolific artist who published around 200 works, he shall probably be best remembered for his five operas, most particularly the 1973 "Transformations". Raised in the Pittsburgh suburbs, he studied music at what is now Carnegie Mellon University but did not really make a final career choice until earning his graduate degree from New York's Juilliard School, thereafter showing his sense of humor by listing among his teachers P.D.Q. Bach, in reality a fictional creation of the comedic...[Read More] (Bio by: Bob Hufford) Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend, Ashes given to his brothers.
Fort, Ricardo 'Ricky' b. November 5, 1968 d. November 25, 2013 Argentine Media Figure. He was a millionaire heir of the Chocolate Factory "FelFort", which was founded by his grandfather Felipe Fort. He first became known in the entertainment world for his eccentric and expensive tastes: Rolex watches, luxury jewelry, Rolls Royces, unusual plastic surgeries or luxury clothes bought in Miami, Florida were common in his repertoire. In 2009, he decided to pay out of pocket for a television program "Fort Night Show" in Canal 13 to film a reality show about his...[Read More] (Bio by: Errete) Parque Memorial, Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina
Grabiner, Harry Mitchell b. December 26, 1890 d. October 24, 1948 Baseball Executive. His career in baseball was varied as he started out as a peanut vendor and by 1915 was named the first general manager of the Chicago White Sox. He would remain in that position until 1945 . In 1946 he went over to the Cleveland Indians at Bill Veeck's behest as a vice-president and minority owner. He was the father of film actress June Travis. (Bio by: gail powers) Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Mikkelsen, Vern b. October 21, 1928 d. November 21, 2013 Hall of Fame Professional Basketball Player, Coach. For ten seasons (1949 to 1959), he played at the forward and center positions in the National Basketball Association with the Minneapolis Lakers. Born Arild Verner Agerskov Mikkelsen, his father a Danish immigrant had moved his family a number of times before taking a position as a Lutheran minister in Askov, Minnesota. It would be while at Askov High School where Vern saw his first basketball game and initiate his deep fondness for the sport...[Read More] (Bio by: C.S.) Unknown* * Find A Grave is currently seeking additional burial information for this individual. Please email with any updates you may have. Thank you!