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William Hymanson, violinist, dies

Violinist William (“Bill”) Hymanson, the father of Marsha Hymanson of La Cañada Flintridge, passed away Jan. 11 in Montecito at the age of 100.

Hymanson, a native of New York, had a long career performing for the film industry, according to his family. He also accompanied Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Glen Campbell, Michael Jackson and numerous artists who recorded for Motown Studios.

He is survived by two daughters, Irene Hymanson and Marsha Hymanson, and one grandson, Mark Hymanson (with his wife Megan).

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 8 at Leo Baeck Temple, 1300 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles 90049.