'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70

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April 16, 2019 10:18 By Fabiosa

The legendary star of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Georgia Engel, passed away at the age of 70. Fans and co-stars pay tributes to the beloved actress.

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RIP, Georgia Engel!

Georgia Engel, a star of the Hollywood Golden Age, sadly passed away on Friday, April 12, in her home in Princeton. The actress was 70.

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70Getty Images / Ideal Image

Georgia was best known for starring in the people’s favorite The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Her co-stars in the iconic show were eminent Betty White, Gavin MacLeod, Valerie Harper.

The cause of her sudden demise is still unclear. A source told The New York Times that Engel didn’t suffer from any certain health issues.

Georgia stole fans’ hearts as beloved Georgette in the Moore’s show. By the way, the actress was a five-time Emmy nominee. Her successful career on television spanned decades, including her awesome roles in Everybody Loves Raymond and Hot in Cleveland.

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Beloved Star, Georgia Engel, Sadly Passed Away Aged 70Getty Images / Ideal Image

Engel’s co-star and close friend, actress Betty White, reacted on her sudden demise in an interview with The Times.

Betty said:

Georgia was one of a kind and the absolute best.

Fans pay tributes to the beloved actress

Georgia Engel won our hearts with her mesmerizing smile and exceptional talent. She was truly one-of-a-kind and will be missed so much. Rest in peace, our legend!