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Obituary

Mickey Rooney (credit: Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Acting Legend Mickey Rooney Dies At 93

CBS-LA reports one of the biggest child stars in entertainment history has passed away…

04/06/2014

Olivia de Havilland 'Shocked & Saddened' By Sister Joan Fontaine's Death

Olivia de Havilland ‘Shocked & Saddened’ By Sister Joan Fontaine’s Death

Both Oscar winners, the sisters were known for both their acting achievements and their long-running feud, which sometimes erupted in public…

12/16/2013

Joan Fontaine (credit: General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

Joan Fontaine, Oscar-winner For ‘Suspicion,’ Dies In Carmel

Longtime friend Noel Beutel says she died in her sleep in her Carmel home Sunday morning…

12/15/2013

Obit Burr Hockey

NHL Player Shawn Burr, Former Shark, Dies At 47

Shawn Burr, who played 16 years in the NHL, including a stint with the San Jose Sharks, has died at age 47.

08/07/2013

Ken Venturi, former PGA player and U.S. Presidents Cup captain during the opening ceremony of The Presidents Cup at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Prince William County, Virginia on September 22, 2005.  (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Former U.S. Open Golf Champ, SF Native Ken Venturi Dies

Former PGA Tour golfer and longtime CBS Sports broadcaster Ken Venturi died Friday afternoon. A San Francisco native, Venturi won 14 PGA Tour events before retiring in 1967.

05/17/2013

Oakland Raiders kicker Errol Mann (Photo by Arthur Anderson/Getty Images)

Errol Mann, Kicker For Champion Raiders, Dies At 71

Errol Mann, the kicker for the Oakland Raiders team that won the 1977 Super Bowl, has died. He was 71.

04/19/2013

Julius Menendez coached San Jose State to three NCAA Boxing Championships and 295 men's soccer victories. (Photo Courtesy: San Jose State Athletics)

Ali’s Former Olympic Coach Dies At 90 In Gilroy

Julius Menendez, who coached Muhammad Ali to the gold medal at the 1960 Olympics, has died. He was 90.

04/19/2013

Pat Summerall (left) and John Madden in the broadcast booth together for the last time at Super Bowl XXXVI at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, LA., February 3, 2002. (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Pat Summerall, Madden’s Longtime NFL Broadcast Partner, Dead At 82

Pat Summerall, the deep-voiced NFL player-turned-broadcaster who spent half of his four decades calling sports famously paired with John Madden, died Tuesday. He was 82.

04/16/2013

Ben Williams reports for KPIX (The Williams Family)

KPIX’s Ben Williams, One Of Nation’s 1st African-American Reporters, Dead At 85

Ben Williams, a retired KPIX-TV staffer who was one of the first African-American television reporters in the nation, has died at the age of 85.

12/18/2012

Mike Wallace

CBS Newsman Mike Wallace Dies At 93

CBS newsman Mike Wallace, the dogged, merciless reporter and interviewer who took on politicians, celebrities and other public figures, has died. He was 93…

04/08/2012

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