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Fans of Silver Lake 'Walking Man' Express Grief, Admiration for Late Icon

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The sudden death of Dr. Marc Abrams, better known as Silver Lake's "Walking Man," has inspired an outpouring of heartbreak and emotion from those in and around the community that he called home for 30 years.

Through blog posts, Twitter, and now a Facebook page, people have been expressing their sadness about the loss of a local icon.