Actress Lisa Loring, dies at the age of 64

Lisa LoringLoring had a stroke caused by smoking and hypertension, and died at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, California, on January 28, 2023, at age 64.

Lisa Loring was an American actress who rose to fame in the 1960s and 1970s for her role as Wednesday Addams on the TV show "The Addams Family." Born on February 16, 1958, in Kwajalein, Marshall Islands, Loring began her acting career at the young age of three, appearing in TV commercials and print ads.

After her success on "The Addams Family," Loring went on to appear in a variety of TV shows and films throughout the 1970s, including "The Beverly Hillbillies" and "Barnaby Jones." In the 1980s, she took a hiatus from acting and focused on raising her children.

Loring made a comeback in the 1990s, appearing in several low-budget horror films and making guest appearances on TV shows such as "Night Stand with Dick Dietrick" and "Prime Time Country." She also played the role of Nurse Nancy Wesley on the soap opera "General Hospital" from 1991 to 1993.

In addition to her acting career, Loring has also been a singer and a burlesque performer. She released an album of songs in 2013 titled "Lisa Loring Sings," and has performed in burlesque shows across the country.

Overall, Lisa Loring has had a long and varied career in the entertainment industry, and her portrayal of Wednesday Addams remains a beloved part of American pop culture.