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Rabinowitz: ‘Remembered forever … That’s the way it should be’: A Gen Xer reflects on Olivia Newton-John’s death and growing older

August 10, 2022

Olivia Newton-John just died. I feel like I honestly loved her, like the famous lyrics to her song. Soon enough, her sweet, innocent face will be added to the grand montage scattered across the screen when the Oscar’s present “In Memoriam,” a digital obituary showing a snippet of creative achievement. But what about when the real celebrities in our lives leave this earth — our parents? As a Gen Xer, I and the majority of my peers are sadly at a stage in our lives where the inevitable is happening — our guardians are dying.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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