Bernie Worrell, the talented keyboardist for Parliament-Funkadelic and an unofficial member of Talking Heads, died on June 24. He was 72.
Worrell died from stage 4 lung cancer. A statement, believed to be from his wife, Judie, was released on Facebook. It read, "Bernie transitioned Home to The Great Spirit. Rest in peace, my love — you definitely made the world a better place. Till we meet again, vaya con Dios."