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Betsy Palmer
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Name
Patricia Betsy Hrunek
Birthplace
East Chicago, Indiana, U.S.
Birth date
November 1, 1926
Death place
Danbury, Connecticut, U.S.
Died date
May 29, 2015 (aged 88)
Occupation
Actress
Active Years
1951-2007

Betsy Palmer (born Patricia Betsy Hrunek on November 1, 1926 - May 29, 2015) was an American actress, known as a regular supporting movie and Broadway actress and television guest star, as a panelist on the game show I've Got a Secret, and later for playing the murderous serial killer mother, Pamela Voorhees in the popular slasher film Friday the 13th.

HistoryEdit

Early lifeEdit

Betsy Palmer was born Patricia Betsy Hrunek on November 1, 1926 in East Chicago, Indiana to Marie (née Love), who launched the Chicago Business College, and Robert Vincent Hrunek, a Czech industrial chemist.

Acting careerEdit

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Personal lifeEdit

In 1954, Palmer met and married obstetrician-gynecologist Dr. Vincent J. Merendino, M.D.. After 17 years of marriage, they got a divorce in 1971. They had one child.

DeathEdit

On May 29, 2015, Palmer passed away at age 88 from natural causes. She passed away at a hospital care center in Danbury, Connecticut.

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