Eileen Heckart Death Cause and Date

Eileen Heckart's Death

Born (Birthday) March 29, 1919

Death Date December 31, 2001

Age of Death 82 years

Cause of Death Cancer

Profession Movie Actress

The movie actress Eileen Heckart died at the age of 82. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Award-winning actress who portrayed Aunt Flo on the Mary Tyler Moore Show and and played an overbearing mother in Butterflies Are Free.

She grew up in Columbus, Ohio with her alcoholic mother after her parents separated when she was two.

Eileen Heckart, the actress with a smoky voice and toothsome smile who won an Oscar for ”Butterflies Are Free,” three Emmys and a special lifetime achievement Tony, died on Monday at her home in Norwalk, Conn. She was 82. The cause was cancer, her son Mark said.