Tony Bennett, Tony And Dementia discussed on 60 Minutes

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Tony bennett has been singing. Hits in swinging jazz high on for seven decades but for tony now. Those years are a dim memory. Lost in the fog of dementia from alzheimer's he spends much of his time in his new york apartment looking through books old photos. What are these. We met tony and his wife. Susan and june a few weeks before his ninety fifth birthday. Bob hope they sent that for your seventy fifth birthday and in a month and a half. You're going to be ninety five about that. Do you feel ninety five. You don't look at how old they feel. Tony has good moments. But susan has to do most of the talking. She says he. I grew concerned about his memory. Five years ago we came home one night and he said susan having a hard time remembering the

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