In Memoriam: The year in R.I.P. in comedy for 2017

It’s rather remarkable that most all of the funny nonagenarians profiled in this year’s HBO documentary, If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast, managed to make it through 2017 unscathed. But several other comedy legends passed away in 2017, old and not-so-old. Let us take one more look back at the comedians we still love and miss so dearly, who left us in the past year. UPDATED Dec. 30 with the death of Danny Breen at age 67. UPDATED with the Dec. 28 death of Rose Marie at age 94. JIM NABORS, AKA GOMER PYLE (1930-2017) Jim Nabors,...

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