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Andres Calleja

Tribute to Celebrities Who Passed Away in 2016

As we head into a new year with people so distraught about how many loved celebrities we lost in 2016 that they’ve started a GoFundMe page to protect Betty White from the deathly toll that the last year took on our favorite celebrities, it’s important to take a moment to remember the lives and accomplishments of all of the beloved celebrities that we lost this past year. Here are tributes to a few of these greats, written by various Lamplighter Staff members who felt particularly affected by their deaths.

David Bowie
Alan Rickman
Glenn Frey
Nancy Reagan
Phife Dawg
Prince
Muhammad Ali
Florence Henderson
Fidel Castro
John Glenn
Alan Thicke
George Michael
Carrie Fisher
Debbie Reynolds
Arnold Palmer