Deceased in 2017

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Postby Berf on Sat 09 Dec 2017, 5:26 pm

Flight Lieutenant Edward E Stocker DSO DFC CEng, MIMech E
Served as a Flight Engineer and flew a massive 108 operations as Flight Engineer on Lancasters of No 35 Pathfinder Squadron. He ended up on No 582 Sqn having been previously on No’s 7 and 35 Squadrons both Pathfinders and before that with No’s 102 and 35 Squadrons in No.4 Group.
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Postby speedbird2639 on Sun 10 Dec 2017, 12:30 pm

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5164477/Disgraced-former-celebrity-publicist-Max-Clifford-dies.html

"Disgraced former celebrity publicist Max Clifford, 74, has died in hospital after collapsing at Littlehey Prison in Cambridgeshire, a spokeswoman for the Ministry of Justice has said."
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Postby Red Dragon on Mon 11 Dec 2017, 2:28 pm

On bbc Keith Chegwin at 60 years old

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-42313706
Committee Member, Valley Aviation Society

http://www.valleyaviationsociety.net
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Postby DrBenR on Sat 16 Dec 2017, 12:18 pm

Professor Heinz Wolff has died on 15th December at the age of 89.
An inspiration for many kids to go into science with his Great Egg Race show!

Ben R
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Postby FarnboroJohn on Sun 17 Dec 2017, 3:09 pm

DrBenR wrote:Professor Heinz Wolff has died on 15th December at the age of 89.
An inspiration for many kids to go into science with his Great Egg Race show!

Ben R


Now that really is a sad one. Blue skies for thinking in, Prof.

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Re: Deceased in 2017

Postby Berf on Sat 23 Dec 2017, 8:38 am

Bruce McCandless, the Nasa astronaut who was first person to fly freely and untethered in space, has died aged 80.
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Postby vulcan558 on Sun 24 Dec 2017, 7:09 pm

Bob Givens, animation artist for Bugs Bunny, aged 99years.
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Postby Burleysway on Sun 24 Dec 2017, 7:33 pm

Maroon 5 manager Jordan Feldstein dies at 40

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-enter ... 26796.html
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Postby speedbird2639 on Fri 29 Dec 2017, 11:06 am

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-sh/notable_deaths_2017

To save you ploughing through 14 pages of posts the BBC pulled together all the notable deaths of 2017 into one document.
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Postby AlexC on Fri 29 Dec 2017, 12:09 pm

That list is terrible to look at, but I have to say that there's one or two that I could not shed a tear for.
Pte. Aubrey Gerald Harmer, R. Suss. R. (att. to the Sherwood Foresters) KIA 26/9/1917 Polygon Wood, aged 19, NKG. RIP
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