Obituaries

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David Olney, who wrote songs for music legends, dies

SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. — David Olney, a folk singer who wrote songs recorded by Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris, died following a heart attack while performing in Florida, his publicist said Sunday. Jill Kettles said Olney was on stage in Santa Rosa Beach on Saturday when he was stricken. He was 71. Olney, a...

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