Deaths in 2017: Wikipedia
Chandler Robbins, 98, American ornithologist.
Andy Coan, 59, American swimmer, liver cancer.
Jerry Krause, 77, American basketball executive (Chicago Bulls).
Betty Kennedy, 91, Canadian broadcaster (CFRB), Senator (2000–2001) and TV panelist (Front Page Challenge).
Colin Dexter, 86, English author (Inspector Morse series).
Chuck Barris, 87, American television producer, game show creator, host (The Gong Show), and songwriter (“Palisades Park“).