On Friday, Marcia Strassman lost her battle with cancer after five decades of stage, TV and film work.
Sad news coming out of this weekend – Marcia Strassman, star of Honey, I Shrunk The Kids and Welcome Back, Kotter, died on Friday. She was 66. The actress had been fighting cancer for seven years, according to a statement from her sister, Julie Strassman, quoted via the Associated Press.
Strassman was given just two years to live, but made it through seven after her diagnosis.
"They gave her 2 ½ years to live but she lasted much longer," she said. "She was very courageous."
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The 'Honey I Shrunk the Kids' actress passed away after losing her battle against breast cancer.
American actress Marica Strassman, who is known for her roles in such television hits as "Welcome Back, Kotter" and "M*A*S*H," tragically passed away tis weekend after losing her battle against breast cancer. She was 66 years-old.
Strassman died aged 66 years-old after losing a fight against breast cancer
On Sunday (Oct 26th) Strassman's sister confirmed the sad news to Deadline, telling the publication, "She was the funniest, smartest person I ever met, and talented. She knew everything. Now I won't be able to call her and ask her questions."
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Marcia Strassman - Marcia Strassman and Robert Collector Los Angeles, California - 'What A Pair! 5' celebrity concert benefiting the John Wayne Cancer Institute, held at The Orpheum Theatre Sunday 3rd June 2007
Date of birth
28th April, 1948
Date of death
24th October, 2014