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Michael Charles Fahn


1935 - 2017 Obituary Condolences Gallery
Michael Charles Fahn Obituary
February 20, 1935 - December 8, 2017 Michael C. Fahn, 82, passed away peacefully with his family at his side on December 8th in Los Angeles. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Millie, and their children, Michael Jeff (Mary Ann), Thomas (Dorothy), Jonathan (Jennie), and Melissa (Joel Alpers), and his grandchildren Harrison, Sammy, Veronica, and Jude. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Michael (aka Mickey) graduated from Boys High School ('52) with Honors in Music. He played in the New York All City Orchestra as a drummer and was voted "Boys High's answer to Gene Krupa." He served in the Air Force during the Korean War also playing in various USAF orchestras. Besides working as a jazz drummer his whole life he also had a career in NY Radio and after a move west in L.A. Television Syndication. Later, he was a Musicians Union Local 47 Rep and was a SAG-AFTRA Extra in over 70 productions. He loved his family, friends, Jazz, being by the ocean and being out in the sunshine. His was a life well lived. He will not be forgotten.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2018
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