Sky “Sunlight” Saxon (born Richard Marsh) who was best known as the leader of the 1960’s Los Angeles band The Seeds, is no longer with us.
He died yesterday, June 25, 2009.
Sky Saxon was hospitalized since last Thursday in an Austin, Texas hospital with what doctors suspected was an infection of the internal organs, but the cause of death has not yet been released.
On her Facebook page, his wife, Sabrina, announced his death as follows: “Sky has passed over and YaHoWha is waiting for him at the gate. He will soon be home with his Father. I’m so sorry I couldn’t keep him here with us. More later. I’m sorry.”
He was reported to be 63 years old..