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Disney Community Is Devastated: Russi Taylor, The Voice Of Minnie Mouse, Passed Away At 75

Date July 29, 2019 11:25

The Disney community mourns passing of the beloved actress, who gave her voice to Minnie Mouse. Legendary Russi Taylor died aged 75.

Disney Community Is Devastated: Russi Taylor, The Voice Of Minnie Mouse, Passed Away At 75Getty Images / Ideal Image

RIP, dear Russi Taylor!

Russi Taylor, the people’s favorite voice actress, passed away on Friday at the age of 75.

Disney Community Is Devastated: Russi Taylor, The Voice Of Minnie Mouse, Passed Away At 75Getty Images / Ideal Image

Russi stole fans’ hearts after voicing the Disney’s Minnie Mouse. A rep of the Walt Disney Company announced the sad news via an emotional statement:

Minnie Mouse lost her voice with the passing of Russi Taylor.

Taylor voiced the kids’ favorite mouse character for more than 30 years. Her incredible talent helped entertaining and inspiring all of us since we were kids.

Disney Community Is Devastated: Russi Taylor, The Voice Of Minnie Mouse, Passed Away At 75Getty Images / Ideal Image

Russi was a huge fan of the Disney World since she was a little girl. Thanks to her ambitions, hard work, and faith in success, Taylor could make her dream come true when gave her voice to the iconic Mickey Mouse’s girlfriend.

Taylor’s co-star and good friend Bill Farmer, the voice of Goofy, commented on Russi’s passing:

Russi was as close as family; as wonderful, funny, and sweet as Minnie Mouse.

Disney Community Is Devastated: Russi Taylor, The Voice Of Minnie Mouse, Passed Away At 75Getty Images / Ideal Image

Fans pay tributes to the late star

Our condolences to the Taylor family! Rest in peace, dear Russi! You will always live in our hearts as the voice of Minnie Mouse.