Pena, who first rose to prominence in movies like “La Bamba,” most recently starred on the sitcom “Modern Family” playing Sofia Vergara’s mother.
Joanne Borgella, 32, was a Top 12 female contestant during the show’s 7th season in 2008.
The actress’ distraught father told reporters that his daughter was often suicidal but he believed she would never kill herself.
“Saturday Night Live” veteran Jan Hooks has died, CBS News reported Thursday.
Vic Braden, a tennis player in the late 1940s and early ’50s who became one of the nation’s top tennis teaching professionals, has died from complications of congestive heart failure. He was 85.
The service was held at Foothill High School’s soccer field renamed in the coach’s honor in 2012.
Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original “Cape Fear” and the first woman president in “Kisses for My President,” died Saturday, according to her publicist. She was 84.
Fans of the “To Serve Man,” episode of “The Twilight Zone” will also recognize Kiel for playing the lead Kanamit.
Stars and fans alike took to Twitter on Sunday morning to pay tribute to Joan Rivers as star-studded funeral services took place in New York.
Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Richard Attenborough, whose film career on both sides of the camera spanned 60 years, has died. He was 90.
A longtime Los Angeles music agent who represented such artists as Whitney Houston, the Eagles, Tom Petty and Journey has died.
Emigdio Vasquez, whose bold use of color, exacting brush skills and uncanny ability to capture everyday people in dramatic moments made him one of the most influential pioneers of the Chicano art movement, has died in Newport Beach. He was 75.
Former “American Idol” finalist Michael Johns has died, according to various reports.
Skye McCole Bartusiak’s mother said the actress had been healthy and did not drink or do drugs and the family did not yet know a cause of death.
Celebrities are paying tribute to Casey Kasem, an internationally famous radio broadcaster with a cheerful manner and gentle voice. He died Sunday at 82 years old.