We lost many performers who entertained throughout the decades. Here are just a few:

BOB ELLIOTT (half of comedy duo Bob & Ray), Feb. 2 (92).}

JOE ALASKEY (Looney Tunes voice actor), Feb. 3 (63).

MAURICE WHITE (of Earth Wind & Fire), Feb. 3 (74).

JOE DOWELL (rock singer, “Wooden Heart,” #1, 1961), Feb. 4,(76).

DAN HICKS (Dan Hicks & His Hot Licks), Feb. 6 (74).

JOHNNY DUNCAN (“Robin” in the 1949 serial “Batman & Robin”), Feb. 9 (92).

GEORGE GAYNES (Commandant in the “Police Academy” movies) Feb.15 (98).

VANITY (Prince protege' and member of Vanity 6) Feb. 15 (57).

CHARLIE TUNA (radio personality), Feb. 19 (71).

SONNY JAMES (singer), Feb. 22 (87).

GEORGE KENNEDY (actor), Feb. 28 (91).

Hats off and many thanks to the above for making so many of us happy over the years.