Thu Jan 31, 2013, 05:25 AM
dipsydoodle (42,239 posts)
Last Andrews sister, Patty, dies in LA aged 94
Last edited Thu Jan 31, 2013, 06:13 AM - Edit history (1)
Source: BBC News
The last surviving member of The Andrews Sisters - the popular singing trio of the 1940s and 1950s - has died in California at the age of 94.
Patty Andrews's spokesman, Alan Eichler, said she died from natural causes at her Los Angeles home.
Patty was the youngest of the sisters whose hits included Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company B.
The Andrews Sisters sold more than 75 million records and entertained World War II troops in Africa and Europe.
Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-21271637
7 replies, 2152 views
Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Last Andrews sister, Patty, dies in LA aged 94 (Original post)
|Ohio Joe||Jan 2013||#1|
Response to dipsydoodle (Original post)
Thu Jan 31, 2013, 06:56 AM
BumRushDaShow (18,996 posts)
And thank you to you and your sisters for some uplifting and iconic songs that have been played for the past 70 years. You were truly an inspiration for the WWII troops.