The Music Man Actress Susan Luckey Dies at Age 74

Celebrity News Dec. 5, 2012 AT 3:50PM
The Music Man Actress Susan Luckey Dies at Age 74 Credit: The Music Man

Actress Susan Luckey died Nov. 29 at her home in L.A. She was 74.

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Luckey, who was known for her role as Mayer Shinn's daughter Zaneeta in the 196s musical film The Music Man, passed away at her Los Angeles home, her daughter Shayne Reynolds confirmed to TMZ Wednesday, Dec. 5.

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Reynolds told TMZ that her mother's death was due simply to "old age." Luckey, whose real name was Suzanne Douglas, asked to be cremated and have her remains placed in a "decorative box" where other family members were laid to rest.

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Luckey, who was an actress, singer and dancer, also starred in the 1956 film Carousel alongside Shirley Jones.


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