I’ll miss you, Mister. And, thanks again for the wonderful introduction to your son, Scott, at the Hollywood Roosevelt. You were always generous with good words and introductions—often to a fault. You were one of the nicest men I’ve ever known. Rest well, my friend.

For a deeper look at Gary Owens, here’s a link to a notice from Variety.

Gary Owens, Announcer of ‘Laugh-In’ Fame, Dies at 80