How Did Barrie Youngfellow Die? Actress Barrie Youngfellow Passed Away at 75, Death – Obituary

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The fame of “It’s a Living” who played the role of spunky waitress Jan Hoffmeyer Gray in every episode of the 1980s sitcom, Barrie Youngfellow sadly passed away at the age of 75. The news of her passing was announced by her family as the actress died on Monday, March 28, 2022. She was 75-years-old and the cause of her death has not been revealed yet. Barrie Youngfellow was an American actress and the wife of stage and screen actor Sam Freed. It is upsetting to hear the passing of the actress who died. Her fans and loved ones paid tributes to her on social media.

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Barrie’s family wrote,” She was the best of friends and had many loyal ones. Loved a good story and a nice bottle. Had a great laugh that confirmed her sense of life. Even during her decline, she could shoot off a good one-liner”. The actress remained active from 1973 to 1998 in the industry. During her entire career, she earned huge respect and love from her ones around the world and gained a massive fan base. The actress is also known for her roles in some hit movies like Nightmare in Blood, Vampire, It Cam Upon the Midnight Clear, and many more.

How Did Barrie Youngfellow Die?

Actress Barrie Youngfellow was born on October 22, 1946, in Cleveland, Ohio, US. The actress began her career in the early 1970s in a small role in a 1973 episode of The New Temperature Rising Show. Along with this, the actress has worked in numerous TV shows such as The Streets of San Francisco, Fernwood 2 Night, WKRP in Cincinnati, Barney Miller, and Three’s Company. On the other side, the actress had also worked in many movies like Nightmare in Blood, Vampire, It Came Upon the Midnight Clear and Moviola: The Scarlett O’ Hara War. 

She was best known for her role as sharp-tongued and sarcastic waitress Jan Hoffmeyer Gray on the sitcom It’s Living. She was a spouse of Michael Mund Youngfellow with whom she married in 1968 and divorced in 1975. Later, she married stage and screen actor Sam Freed in 1983. She was president of the California corporation To Be Announced, Inc. as of 2011.

What Was Barrie Youngfellow Cause of Death?

Barrie Youngfellow will be remembered by his family and friends. During her career, she engaged huge popularity of fans around the world. Well, the cause of her death has not been disclosed yet. At the time of her passing, she was survived by her husband and sisters Heide Rivchun of Cleveland and Kim Rivchun of Providence.