Best of 2011

A Farewell to the Stars We Lost This Year

From Elizabeth Taylor to Amy Winehouse, we pay tribute to the people whose lives touched us all


Morgan starred in iconic westerns High Noon and How The West Was Won, but it was his Emmy-winning role as Col. Sherman Potter in the popular and long-running TV series M*A*S*H that turned the Detroit-born actor into a household name. After his Dec. 7 death from pneumonia at age of 96, his daughter-in-law Beth Morgan told the AP he remained "humble" despite his success. "He was side-splittingly funny," she added. "A very gentle and loving father-in-law."