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"Departures" Continued...

Issue: "2011 News of the Year," Dec. 31, 2011

Norma Zimmer

87, May 10 | Endearing lead singer known as the "Champagne Lady" of ABC's The Lawrence Welk Show from 1960 to 1982; a dedicated Christian since high school, she also often sang at Billy Graham crusades.

Listen to a report on notable deaths in 2011 on WORLD's radio news magazine The World and Everything in It.

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