The man could make cartoon characters come to life with his voice. He could also hold his own among the likes of Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, and Sid Caesar. And his comedic timing kept Burt Reynolds in stitches in those "Smokey and the Bandit II"outtakes. How could you not like Dom DeLuise? And then he kept the comedy going with his three sons, all actors.