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Ragnar (Rags) Antonsen

Ragnar (Rags) Antonsen, drapery foreman and set decorator, died March 14 of a massive stroke in Sweden.

He was 62.

His film credits include “Pretty Baby,””Young Frankenstein,””The Big Chill, “”Under the Rainbow,””Funny Girl” and “Heaven’s Gate.”

His TV work included “Little House on the Prairie,””The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald” and “The Winter of Our Discontent.”

He is survived by his wife, Eva, and a brother.

Services were held in Sweden.

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