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Shirley Eder

  • Birth 11 Jul 1919
  • Death 28 May 2005
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 11142568

Longtime Detroit Free Press entertainment reporter. Wrote a column for the Detroit Free Press from the 1960's until 1993. She was known for an endearing, non-confrontational style which allowed her to become friends with many of the celebrities she coverd. She recounted her adventures which included visits to Vietnam with Bob Hope and her trips to the Pyramids with Frank Sinatra, in a 1973 book called "Not This Time, Cary Grant." Eder was a regular on both television and radio, including entertainment segments on Detroit's WJBK-TV2, WXYZ Channel 7 and WJR-AM radio. Cause of death - Alzheimer's Disease

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  • Originally Created by: John Sheets
  • Added: 11 Jun 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11142568
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