Jean Stapleton, who rose to fame as Edith Bunker in All In The Family has passed away at the age of 90-years-old.
On May 31, 2013, Jean passed away from natural causes, surrounded by family and friends. She passed away in New York City and is survived by her two children, John and Pamela Putch. She was preceded in death by her husband William Putch, in 1983.
Norman Lear commented on the actress, saying, “No one gave a more profound ‘how to be a human being’ lessons that Jean Stapleton.” Roseanne Barr called her range as an actress “unbelievable, deep and majestic.”
Rob Reiner added, “Working with her was one of the greatest experiences of my life.”
May she rest in peace. Our condolences go out to her family and friends in this difficult time. Leave your condolences below!