ObitTree Blog

Verne Troyer Actor January 1, 1969 – April 21, 2018   Verne Troyer, known to most by his memorable role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers Trilogy, died on April 21, 2018 at the age of 49. His cause of death has not been released, however a statement posted on his social media eluded to

Avicii DJ & Music Producer September 8, 1989 – April 20, 2018   Tim Bergling, better known by his stage name Avicii has passed away at the age of 28 according to multiple reports. Avicii was a world-renowned music producer and DJ in the electronic dance music (EDM) scene.   His publicist, Diana Baron confirmed

Barbara Bush Former First Lady & June 8, 1925 – April 2017, 2018   Former First Lady, Barbara Bush has passed away at the age of 92 according to multiple reports. Bush was the wife of the 41st and mother of the 43rd US Presidents.   The office of her husband, former President George H.

British actor John Mahoney has died at the age of 77. Best known for his role as Martin Crane in the hit television show Frasier, Mahoney was an accomplished actor and had a lengthy career. Learn more about his life and accomplishments here.

Canadian rock legend and frontman of The Tragically Hip, Gord Downie, has passed away after a long battle with terminal brain cancer. Learn more about his life and accomplishments here.

Petty was best known as the lead singer of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as well as the 1980s super group, the Travelling Wilburys. Both as a solo artist and as a member of the Heartbreakers, Petty was an American rock legend and one of the most commercially successful rock artists of all time.

At least 50 are dead and more than 200 injured in the largest mass shooting in U.S. history.

Hefner was more than just the founder of one of the most iconic magazines of the 20th century, he was a journalist, political activist, philanthropist, and World War 2 veteran.

Princess Diana was a devoted mother, style icon, and one of the most influential members of the Royal Family. To mark the 20th anniversary of her untimely passing, we take a look back at her life and the events that lead to her unfortunate death.

As an entertainer, he achieved success in films, television, nightclubs, and Broadway. Mr. Lewis was more than just an entertainer though, he also wrote, produced and directed several successful movies. During his career, he became a comedy icon and influenced generations of comics.