Los Angeles Times
May 21, 2017
March 3, 1931 - May 9, 2017 Award-winning Makeup Artist Ron Berkeley passed away Tuesday, May 9th at the Motion Picture & Television Country Home. Acknowledged by AMPAS and the Television Academy and with a body of work spanning more than 50 years, Berkeley was noted for his contributions to The Time Machine, The Seven Faces of Dr. Lao, The Manchurian Candidate, Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf?, Anne of a 1000 Days, Equus, JFK, The Doors, Chaplin, Scrooged, For the Boys, The Truman Show, Good Night and Good Luck, the Star Trek franchise and the television series Tracy Takes On. He is survived by his children, Ronda Berkeley and spouse Mel Green, Rex and Ani Berkeley, Richard Berkeley and spouse Aurelia Shrenker, grandchildren Lucie Belle and Roman and sister and brother-in law Constance and Robert Ensign. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Motion Picture & Television Fund at www.mptf.com/tributegift.
Born: 3/3/1931, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.
Died: 5/9/2017, Woodland Hills, California, U.S.A.
Ron Berkeley’s westerns – makeup artist:
Pure Country – 1992
American Outlaws - 1992
Walker, Texas Ranger (TV) – 1993-2001
The Alamo - 2004