Monday, December 18, 2006

Joseph Barbera

Born March 24, 1911 in New York City, New York
Died December 18, 2006 in Los Angeles, California

Joseph Roland "Joe" Barbera was an American animator, cartoon artist, storyboard artist, director, producer and co-founder, together with William Hanna (who died in 2001) , of Hanna-Barbera. The studio produced well-known cartoons such as Tom and Jerry, Yogi Bear, The Huckleberry Hound Show, The Flintstones, The Jetsons, Scooby-Doo as well as the musical film, Charlotte's Web.

You gave us a happy and healthy childhood,
lots of laughter and great memories that will live in our hearts forever.
May your soul rest in peace.