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Obituaries

News and tributes about the lives of community members who have recently died.
OBIT: Legend Sid Caesar, One of TV's First Comedy Stars

OBIT: Legend Sid Caesar, One of TV's First Comedy Stars

"Render unto Caesar what is his due," says Rob Reiner in tribute.
Longtime Padres Announcer Jerry Coleman Passes Away

Longtime Padres Announcer Jerry Coleman Passes Away

Gates at Petco Park were opened Sunday afternoon to allow fans to visit and pay respects to Jerry Coleman, who was 89.
OBIT: Longtime San Diego Newscaster Loren Nancarrow

OBIT: Longtime San Diego Newscaster Loren Nancarrow

He was diagnosed with brain cancer in February.
'Fast and Furious' Actor Killed in Car Crash

'Fast and Furious' Actor Killed in Car Crash

Paul Walker was a passenger in a Porsche that struck a tree in Valencia. "The Fast and Furious 7' was in production.
Famed Wingsuit Jumper Shane Murphy of Ramona Dies in the French Alps

Famed Wingsuit Jumper Shane Murphy of Ramona Dies in the French Alps

Celebration of life include a gathering at 5 p.m. Aug. 31 at Crown Point on Mission Bay.
Vaida Jones Helland Dies at 93; Involved in Many Activities at Belmont Village

Vaida Jones Helland Dies at 93; Involved in Many Activities at Belmont Village

She traveled extensively in the United States with the Wally Byam Airstream Trailer Club.
Hiking Writer Jerry Schad Dies of Cancer at 61

Hiking Writer Jerry Schad Dies of Cancer at 61

Author of a dozen books, including the definitive Afoot & Afield local series, had kidney cancer.
Services to be Held Next Week for Poway Native

Services to be Held Next Week for Poway Native

Graveside service will be in Poway, with church services in Rancho Bernardo.