Celebrity Deaths of 2016: The Comprehensive List

21. Doris Roberts (90)


Doris Roberts is best known for playing the mother on Everybody Loves Raymond.  She later played the grandmother in the hilarious comedy, Grandma’s Boy.  Roberts died in her sleep after suffering a stroke on April 17, 2016.

22. Prince (57)


The death of Prince shook the world when the news hit.  He made such a big mark on the world with his music, he was able to use a single common word as a name.  When a person hears the word “prince”, he or she thinks of the musician before royalty.  An accidental drug overdose caused his death.