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Joel Tappis

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.

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