Roy Lee "Rocky" Dennis (December 4, 1961 – October 4, 1978) was an American boy afflicted with craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, an extremely rare, sclerotic bone disorder. The condition usually results in neurological disorders and death during childhood. His body was donated to UCLA Medical Center after he died.
Mar 11, 2013 ... Glendora, CA - A former teacher remembers Rocky Dennis, a horribly ... If the boy did not take his mask off when the bell rang, she knew what ...
Her first born son, Joshua, would die in 1987 from AIDs. In 1959, Rusty and her second husband, Roy Dennis, moved to Covina, California, where Rocky was ...
Nov 15, 2006 ... Tullis died of an infection Saturday at Beverly Hospital in Montebello about a month after being injured in a motorcycle accident, ... Rocky Dennis, however, was 16 when he died in Covina in 1978. ... "She did a lot of things.
Roy L. "Rocky" Dennis suffered from a rare and fatal congenital disease called craniodiaphyseal dysplasia. ... At his request, he died at home. His body was ...
Correction: Rusty does pass something (a coin?) to the lemonade stand clerk ... Corrected entry: After Rocky dies, Rusty comes back into his room and sits on ...
Mar 18, 1985 ... Rocky Dennis was born with craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, which ... When he was 7, Rocky was taken by his mother, Rusty Dennis, to Las Vegas. .... Rocky did his part by taking baby-sitting jobs. ... After one of these consultations, Rocky looked at his mother and asked, “Do you think I'm gonna die this time, ...
May 11, 1986 ... Eric Stolz played the role of teenager Rocky Dennis, an ugly duckling ... severe headaches, paralysis and ruptured blood vessels, and did kill him. ... are going to live and die, so when you live your life fully, dying`s no big deal.
Jan 30, 2013 ... Starring alongside Cher, Sam Elliott and Estelle Getty, Stoltz played the role of Roy L. “Rocky” Dennis, a teen with a major skull deformity.