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 9, 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 ...
November 15, 2006|Dennis McLellan | Times Staff Writer ... disease, who was portrayed by Cher in the 1985 movie "Mask," has died. ... Even she acknowledged that seeing her and her son Rocky Dennis' story on the ... "She did a lot of things.
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 ...
He wasn't supposed to live past the age of seven. On Dec. 4, 1961, Roy L. “Rocky ” Dennis was born in Glendora, California, and was initially thought to be a ...
Mar 18, 1985 ... Rocky Dennis was born with craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, which .... 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.
Florence "Rusty" Tullis, the mother of Rocky Dennis, passed away on November 11, 2006, at age 70 ... He tells Eric "I'm so happy to see you, I heard you died".
Roy Lee "Rocky" Dennis (December 4, 1961 - October 4, 1978) was an American boy afflicted ... His body was donated to UCLA Medical Center after he died.