Obituaries

Margo Chase, who designed for Madonna and 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer,' dies

Margo Chase, who designed for Madonna and 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer,' dies

Margo Chase, an influential graphic designer known for creating logos for TV shows including “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and album typeface designs for musicians such as Prince and Madonna, died Saturday in a plane crash outside the high desert community of Apple Valley, Calif. She was 59.

An accomplished pilot, Chase was practicing an acrobatic flying maneuver when her plane crashed. She was killed instantly. The cause of the accident is unknown.

The FAA and the San Bernardino County sheriff's aviation division are investigating the cause of the crash, according to the Associated Press.

Chase founded Chase Design Group in 1986 and grew the L.A.-based business into a...

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