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Ed Begley Jr. Shares The Heartache Of Facing His Wife's Of 11 Years Death: "It Was Devastating"

Date October 22, 2019 14:21

Ed Begley Jr. married his first wife, Ingrid Taylor, in 1976. The couple had two children together: a daughter and a son. Unfortunately, they couldn't make it last and divorced in 1989.

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Ed Begley Jr. reflects on his wife's death

Ingrid Taylor passed away in 2006. Although, Begley Jr. remarried in 2000, it was still very difficult for him to go through his first wife's passing.

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In an interview with Closer Weekly, Ed opened up about what a difficult time it was:

[Ingrid's death] was devastating, because I was very close to her during and after the marriage.

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Indeed, Ed and Ingrid's 11 years together meant a lot to them and they decided to stay close even after their divorce.

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The former spouses continued to raise their children together and remained a family. It's no wonder Begley Jr. struggled after Taylor's passing.

How is Ed Begley Jr.'s personal life nowadays?

In 2000, Ed Begley Jr. married Rachelle Carson. The two are still together and have a daughter together.

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Rachelle is close with Ed's two other children and they enjoy being a close and happy family.

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