DIED: WILSON FAUMUINA, 32, who was a starting defensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons from 1977 through 1981; of congestive heart failure; in San Francisco.
Clarence ( Clancy) Williams, 43, a former defensive back for the Rams and Redskins of the NFL from 1964 through 1974, and the Florida Blazers of the World Football League in 1975; of cancer; in Seattle.
Gordie Drillon, 71, a three-time NHL All-Star right wing for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens from 1936 through 1943; in St. John, New Brunswick. Drillon, who was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1975, scored 155 goals and had 139 assists in seven seasons, six of them with the Maple Leafs. In 1937-38, he led the NHL in scoring, with 26 goals and 26 assists, for 52 points in a 48-game schedule.