From Dirty Dancing to his valiant battle with pancreatic cancer, see what made the actor a beloved star
The dancer, actor, outdoorsman and loving husband was also a "warrior," said his brother
Soulmates and life partners, Swayze and his wife were each other's pillars of strength during 34 years of marriage
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery as Barbie & Ken, DWTS' Cheryl & Tony and others have the time of their lives
His Point Break costar says Patrick "just wanted to experience life"
A look through the years in the actor’s career and life with his wife of 34 years, Lisa Niemi, from their wedding day to red carpet moments
That famous lift in the frozen lake from Dirty Dancing is a poignant and indelible memory for the grieving actress
From Ghost to his brave battle, look back at the Hollywood star
Fellow actors remember the star with love and spiritual hope
Copyright © 2014 Time Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.