Donna Reed’s Death – What Happened?

Donna Reed Death

The actor Donna Reed passed away at age 64, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Donna was born January 27, 1921 in Denison, Iowa. She studied at Los Angeles City College. Reed was married three times and had 4 kids. Her countless movies include for example The Courtship of Andy Hardy, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and From Here to Eternity. She died 1986 in Beverly Hills, California. Cause of her death was pancreatic cancer.

How did Donna Reed die?

Pancreatic Cancer caused Donna Reed's death in 1986.

In addition to From Here to Eternity, Donna Reed is best known for the film It’s a Wonderful Life and playing the titular role on The Donna Reed Show. Donna Reed passed away only three months after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer just before her 65th birthday.

Information about the death of Donna Reed
Cause of deathPancreatic Cancer
Age of death64 years
BirthdayJanuary 27, 1921
Death dateJanuary 14, 1986
Place of deathBeverly Hills, California, United States
Place of burialPierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park & Mortuary, Los Angeles, California, United States


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