Show business columnist Lee Graham died Dec. 22 of diabetes at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Hollywood.
Concert violinist Nathan Milstein, considered one of the foremost violinists of his generation for his renditions of Beethoven and Bach, died Dec. 21. He was 87.
Edwin Gerschefski, a pianist and composer who found inspiration for his works in news articles, died Dec. 17 at 83.
Stanley E. Hubbard, a broadcast pioneer whose Hubbard Broadcasting owns TV and radio stations in Minnesota, New Mexico and Florida, died Dec. 27 at 95.
Gertrude Reisenbach Rose, mother of Warner Bros. exec VP of marketing and planning Sandy Reisenbach, died Dec. 26.
Harry Griffin, Catalina Island musician and entertainer, died of cancer Dec. 21 while visiting friends in Santa Barbara.
Clarence M. King, a Motown coach and manager who worked with such acts as the Supremes and Smokey Robinson, died Dec. 25 of a heart attack.
Christopher Post, publishing artist, died of cardiopulmonary arrest on Dec. 21 at Ventura Country Hospital.
International sales veteran Peter Elson is being installed as the new president of Odyssey Distributors Ltd., succeeding Patrick Wachsberger in the post.
Joe Gareri has joined Unitel Video as executive producer of UniFx, a unit of the video postproduction company. He will report to Ron Silveira, president of Unitel's West Coast operations. Gareri was…