Lost in the Firmament- The Passing Stars of 2014

Jun 24, 2014 at 12:44 pm |

We’re only 6 months into the year and we’ve lost many of Hollywood royalty.  Stars from stage, screen, and radio have bid adieu to the surprise of dedicated fans.  It is estimated that over 146,000 people die in the world every day.

Here are the celebrities we’ve come to know who were among that number in 2014 and to who we say thank you for their presence and for adding color to our world.


Gerald “Jerry” Francis Coleman

San Diego Padres broadcaster Jerry Coleman speaks as he's honored at Jerry Coleman Day before a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Colorado Rockies at Petco Park on September 15, 2012 in San Diego, California. (September 14, 2012 - Source: Denis Poroy/Getty Images North America)

(Source: Denis Poroy/Getty Images North America)

Broadcaster for the San Diego Padres, died on January 5th.

Russell Johnson


The Professor on Gilligan’s Island, died on January 16th.

Celebrating the stars who have passed away in 2014.