Actor Roberts Blossom has passed away at the age of 87.
He died of natural causes in Los Angeles on Friday (08Jul11).
Blossom played a number of small, supporting roles in a variety of classic American films including Slaughterhouse-Five, The Great Gatsby, Clint Eastwood's Escape from Alcatraz and Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
In addition, he famously portrayed Old Man Marley in Home Alone and guest starred in the hit TV series The Twilight Zone.