Maude star Bill Macy has died age 97 leaving behind his wife
Maude actor Bill Macy has died aged 97 on Thursday.
The American star was most recognised for his role in 1970s sitcom Maude alongside his co-star Bea Arthur. It was a spin-off of All In The Family.
Bill passed away at 7.13pm on Thursday evening.
The sad news was made public by his manager Matt Beckoff who paid tribute to the star on his Facebook account.
He wrote: "My buddy Bill Macy passed away at 7:13pm tonight.
"He was a spitfire right up to the end. My condolences to his beautiful wife Samantha Harper Macy."
Bill leaves behind his wife Samantha Harper Macy.
The couple were happily married ever since they tied the knot in 1975.
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