Sad News this Saturday

The Real June Cleaver


The beloved Barbara Billingsley passed away today at the age of 94.  A spokesperson says Billingsley died early Saturday at her home in Santa Monica. She had suffered from a rheumatoid disease.

According to her Wikipedia page, her hobbies included tennis, gardening and dining.

She was also fluent in jive. ;)

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Aw, this is sad news. I hadn’t heard about this yet. I love that you have paid tribute to her on your blog. And the clip you shared is a classic. Well done. xo

i heard and thought about your site
i have a feeling she would have loved it
sorry she’s gone

ahhh…I had not heard. A very sad day indeed. When I was a very young girl, she was all that I aspired to be . . . well her June Cleaver character anyways. I believe she was a woman with great class. A real treasure. xxoo

one of my favorite shows and loved her!

Victoria in Houston