Photo of Alan Bean in his studio

NASA has a beautiful eulogy:

Bean, the lunar module pilot on Apollo 12 and commander of the second crewed Skylab mission, died in Houston on Saturday, May 26, 2018.

β€œAlan Bean once said β€˜I have the nicest life in the world,’” said NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine. “It’s a comforting sentiment to recall as we mourn his passing.”

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