Below is a tribute to celebrities we have lost in the year 2018.These entertainers are gone, but will never be forgotten by their fans. May they rest in eternal peace.
1. Anthony Bourdain
Anthony Bourdain, world traveler, celebrity chef and CNN journalist, was found dead at the age of 61 in June. There was perhaps no greater star in the food world, and no more unique an individual around.
2. Aretha Franklin
Arguably the greatest singer EVER, Franklin died in August after a brave battle against cancer.
3. Kate Spade
Kate Spade is pictured here back in 2008. The designer very sadly killed herself years later at the age of 55.
4. Mark Salling
Mark Salling took his own life. The Glee star was 35.
5. Jerry Van Dyke
May Jerry Van Dyke rest in peace. The actor, pictured here in 2002, has died at the age of 86.
6. Dolores O’Riordan
Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan has passed away. She was just 46 years old.
7. Mark E. Smith
Mark E. Smith has died. The legendary lead singer of The Fall was 60 years old.
8. Jon Paul Steurer
May Jon Paul Steuer rest in peace. The 33-year old actor has sadly passed away.
9. Olivia Lua
Olivia Lua has passed away. The adult film actress was only 23 years old.
10. Fast Eddie Clarke
Fast Eddie Clarke passed away. The former Motörhead guitarist was 67.
11. Olivia Nova
Olivia Nova has died. The adult film actress was 20.
12. Fredo Santana
Fredo Santana has passed away. The 27-year old rapper died of a seizure.
13. Joel Taylor
We send our condolences to the loved ones of Joel Taylor. This Storm Chasers star died at the age of 38.
14. Lari White
Lari White has sadly passed away. The Grammy winner was just 52 years old.
15. Rasual Butler
May Rasual Butler rest in peace. The former NBA shooting guard was killed in a car crash in January of 2018.
16. John Mahoney
May John Mahoney rest in peace. The veteran sitcom star died at the age of 77.
17. Mickey Jones
Mickey Jones has passed away. The beloved actor and drummer was 76.
18. Reg E. Cathey
May Reg E. Cathey rest in peace. The veteran actor has passed away at the age of 59.
19. Daryle Singletary
May Daryle Singletary rest in peace. The popular country singer was found dead at the age of 46 in February of 2018.
20. Billy Graham
Billy Graham is no longer with us. The world famous pastor died in February of 2018 at the age of 99.
21. Sridevi Kapoor
May Sridevi Kapoor rest in peace. The Bollywood star has died at the age of 54.
22. David Ogden Stiers
On March 3rd, it was revealed that David Ogden Stiers passed away peacefully at home after battling bladder cancer. The beloved M*A*S*H actor was 75.
23. Craig Mack
Rapper Craig Mack passed away at the age of 46. Mack was best known for his hit single “Flava In Ya Ear.”
24. DuShon Monique Brown
May DuShon Monique Brown rest in peace. The Chicago Fire actress died suddenly of a heart attack at the age of 49.
25. Seo Minwoo
May Seo Minwoo rest in peace. The Korean pop singer was tragically found dead at the young age of 33.
26. Steven Bochco
May Steven Bochco rest in peace. The legendary television writer and producer passed away at the age of 74.
27. Johnny Valiant
May Johnny Valiant rest in peace. The former WWE Superstar died from injuries he sustained after being hit by a truck.
28. R. Lee Ermey
May R. Lee Ermey rest in peace. The veteran actor has sadly passed away at the age of 74. May he rest in peace.
The Swedish musician and DJ Avicii has passed away. He was just 28 years old.
30. Verne Troyer
Verne Troyer has passed away. The beloved actor, best known as Mini-Me from the Austin Powers series of films, was just 49 years old.
31. Scott Hutchison
May Scott Hutchison rest in peace. The lead singer of a band called Frightened Rabbit was found dead at 36.
32. Elizabeth Sung
May Elizabeth Sung rest in peace. The veteran actress sadly passed away at the age of 63 in May 2018.
33. Jackson Odell
May Jackson Odell rest in peace. The former teen actor died in June 2018 at the age of 20.
Rapper XXXTentacion was shot dead in Miami. He was just 20 years old.
35. Vinnie Paul
May Vinnie Paul rest in peace. The beloved heavy metal drummer has passed away at the age of 54.
36. Richard Harrison
May Richard Harrison rest in peace. Best known as “Old Man” on Pawn Stars, he died in June of 2018.
37. Smoke Dawg
May Smoke Dawg rest in peace. The rapper was reportedly gunned down at the age of 21.
38. Lyric McHenry
May Lyric McHenry rest in peace. The former reality star was found dead at the age of 26 in August 2018.
39. Craig Zadan
Craig Zadan has sadly passed away at the age of 69. The producer was best known for helming every live NBC musical.