Post handed away Saturday, her supervisor Ellen Lubin Sanitsky of Wright Leisure confirmed to CNN on Sunday.
“With nice unhappiness, the household of actress Markie Post tonight shares her passing after a 3 yr, ten month battle with cancer,” her household mentioned in an announcement.
Post selected to proceed working regardless of battling cancer and going by way of chemo remedies, “decided to make it her ‘facet job,'” the assertion mentioned, including that the actress performed a job in a Lifetime Christmas film and was a frequent visitor star on the ABC collection “The Youngsters Are Alright” throughout that combat.
“However for us, our delight is in who she was along with performing; an individual who made elaborate desserts for buddies, sewed curtains for first residences and confirmed us the right way to be form, loving and forgiving in an usually harsh world,” her household mentioned.
Post turned extensively known for her roles on the favored Nineteen Eighties reveals, “The Fall Man” and “Night Court” and more moderen appearances in ABC’s “The Youngsters are Alright” and Lifetime Motion pictures.
Tributes to Post
Many individuals who labored with the actress expressed their condolences for her passing.
Ed Asner, who labored with the actress within the sitcom “Hearts Afire” additionally shared a tribute on Twitter.
Sophia Bush, who stars in NBC’s Chicago P.D. and labored with Post when she appeared as Bush’s mom on the present, shared a touching put up in honor of the actress.
There are not any particulars of Post’s memorial and all inquiries have been referred to her supervisor.