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Golden Girls actress dies

Tim Henley Published: April 25, 2009

Golden Girls actress Bea Arthur died Saturday from cancer at age 86. 

The actress died at her home in Los Angeles. 

Arthur is the second Golden Girls actress to pass away during the past year.  In July, Estelle Getty died after a battle with Dementia.

Arthur portrayed Dorothy on the Golden Girls from 1985 to 1992. 

Prior to that, she played on the 1970s sitcom “Maude.”  She will be missed.

Tim Henley

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