Deaths in 2016: Wikipedia
Allan Barnes, 67, American jazz saxophonist (The Blackbyrds).
Roye Albrighton, 67, British rock guitarist and singer (Nektar).
Jerry Doyle, 60, American talk show host and actor (Babylon 5), founder of EpicTimes.
Doug Griffin, 69, American baseball player (Boston Red Sox).
Mahasweta Devi, 90, Indian writer (Hajar Churashir Maa), blood infection and kidney failure.