Beverley Owen Biography – Beverley Owen Wiki
Beverley Owen born Beverley Ogg, was an American television actress.
Owen was best known for playing the original Marilyn Munster on Season 1 of the ‘60s sitcom “The Munsters.” She left “The Munsters” after 13 episodes and was replaced by actress Pat Priest for the remainder of the series.
“The Munsters” was based on a family of friendly monsters who often wondered why everyday people reacted to them so strangely, resulting in comical misadventures. It starred Fred Gwynne, Yvonne De Carlo and Al Lewis, among others. It aired from 1964 until 1966.
Owen’s first TV role was in 1956’s “As the World Turns.” She would go on to appear in several other shows, including “The Doctors,” “Wagon Train” and “Another World” before landing the role of blonde-haired Marilyn in “The Munsters.”
Beverley Owen Age
She was born on May 13, 1937 in Ottumwa, Iowa, United States. She died on February 21, 2019 in Vermont at the age of 81.
Beverley Owen Husband
She was married to Jon Stone. Owen and Stone were married for seven years, from 1967 until 1974. Stone passed away in 1997 at age 65 from complicatiions caused by Lou Gehrig’s disease. They shared two daughters.
Jon Stone was an Emmy Award-winning producer and director who helped create “Sesame Street” and some of its beloved characters, including Cookie Monster, Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.
Beverley Owen Children – Beverley Owen Daughters
Beverley had two children. She and her husband Jon Stone shared two daughters; Polly Stone and Kate Stone.
Beverley Owen Death
She died on February 21, 2019 at her home in Vermont surrounded by friends and family after battling ovarian cancer. Beverley’s daughter, Polly Stone, confirmed her death.
Her co-star Butch Patrick, who played Eddie Munster, also confirmed the death on Facebook Sunday. He wrote: “Beautiful Beverly Owen has left us. What a sweet soul. I had the biggest crush on her. RIP Bev and thanks for your 13 memorable Marilyn Munster episodes.”
Beverley Owen Cancer
Beverley was diagnosed in January 2017 and had kept it private.
Beverley Owen Cause of Death
Beverley Owen’s cause of death was Primary peritoneal carcinoma (Ovarian Cancer).
Beverley Owen Net Worth
This information about her net worth is being updated.