It is a list that breaks our hearts and fascinates us at the same time; the 'In Memoriam' list of stars and celebrities that passed over the last year.

This memoriam comes from the Director of Getty Images, the folks that we get our celebrity shots from:

From the global stars to local luminaries, Director of the Getty Images Archive, Bob Ahern looks back at the people and lives we said farewell to in 2014.

To see Bob Ahern's tribute to his page at Getty Images.