Heather Menzies-Urich

 

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: actress who played Louisa von Trapp, the third-oldest of the singing Von Trapp children, in the hit 1965 film adaptation of the Rodgers & Hammerstein musical The Sound of Music that starred Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer (the movie captured five Oscars, including best picture), whose other film credits include Hawaii and Piranha but who appeared as a fugitive on Logan's Run and had guest spots on Dragnet, Bonanza, Marcus Welby MD, and other TV series, whose husband was actor Robert Urich and who established the Robert Urich Foundation to raise funds for cancer research after his death in 2002.

 

 

Cause of Death: Brain cancer

 

Born: December 3, 1949

 

Died: December 24, 2017

 

Location: Frankford, Ontario, Canada