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Doris Roberts stars as Marie Barone on EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND. Photo cr: Robert Voets/CBS ® CBS Broadcasting Inc. and © CBS Corporation, All Rights Reserved

Award Winning Actress Doris Roberts dies at age 90

Doris Roberts, the beloved actress best known for her role as Marie Barone on the hit Sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond, a role for which she won 4 Emmy Awards over the course of the shows 9 seasons, has passed away at age 90.

Confirmed on Twitter by her Everybody Loves Raymond co-star Patricia Heaton, who played Deborah, Marie’s daughter-in-law and wife of the titular character Ray (played by Ray Romano), the actress Tweeted out a touching tribute to her co-star.

Last year Doris’s on-screen grandson in Everybody Loves Raymond, Sawyer Sweeten, died of a self inflicted gun shot to the head. Doris remembered him fondly, calling him a “Sweet young man” and urging people to “Make sure your loved ones know how much you care about them”.

A celebrated actress of stage and screen, who proved that acting and comedic talents truly have no age limit, will be fondly remembered by fans of her numerous works.

 

Written by CelebMix