A dark purple carry-on sized suitcase with all the arrangements for virtually every Bobby Rydell hit rolled out of the open hatch and is gone.
The party in Wildwood kicked off with a artistic salute to South Philadelphia boy Bobby Rydell of Bandstand who spent his summers down the shore.
Sixties icon Bobby Rydell shared a song and acknowledged a very special bond that he has with a young transplant patient at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
His doctor was not expecting him to live much longer without transplant surgery.
A number of people from the Philadelphia area knew Dick Clark as a friend and are mourning his loss.