Obituary: Larry Tucker

Fan Larry Tucker (b.1948) died on October 8. Tucker was was active in the Stilyagi Air Corps, the Science Fiction Oral History Association, and the Ann Arbor Science Fiction Association. As far back as the 1970s, we was taking video and making recordings of conventions. Tucker was also the driving force behind the film FAANS. Tucker chaired or co-chaired three ConFusions from ’78-’80, he continued to attend the convention even after he suffered a debilitating stroke in 2011.

Larry Tucker Hospitalized

Fan Larry Tucker, who has been in a nursing home since his stroke two years ago, was admitted to the hospital on March 31. Tucker created the fannish film FAANS and has chaired, toastmastered, and guested at Confusion.