Monday, January 18, 2016

Eagles Founding Member Glenn Frey Passes Away at Age 67


Glenn Frey of The Eagles in 1970. 
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January 18th: Glenn Frey passed away from complications arising from various medical issues.  Frey, Born in 1948, was a Michigan native.

The following statement was issued on the Eagles web site:

"It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of husband, best friend, father, comrade, and Eagles founder, Glenn Frey, in New York City on Monday, January 18th, 2016.

Glenn fought a courageous battle for the past several weeks but, sadly, succumbed to complications from Rheumatoid Arthritis, Acute Ulcerative Colitis and Pneumonia.

The Frey family would like to thank everyone who joined Glenn to fight this fight and hoped and prayed for his recovery.

Words can neither describe our sorrow, nor our love and respect for all that he has given to us, his family, the music community & millions of fans worldwide."





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