Joel Tappis, who worked in the entertainment business since the 1960s as a musician, actor, agent and manager, died June 9 of a massive heart attack at Kaiser Permanante Hospital in Woodland Hills. He was 55.
Tappis most recently worked as an agent and retired a year ago.
He is survived by his wife, Debi, a son and daughter.
For information regarding a memorial celebration, call (818) 880-5802.