Dorothy Coonan Wellman


Age: 95

actress and Busby Berkeley dancer who was the fifth and last wife of Hollywood director William Wellman (d. 1975), whom the couple were married for 41 years and had seven children (all of whom had show business careers), who also danced in sequences choreographed by Berkeley for such films as 42nd Street (1933) and Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933).

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: November 25, 1913

Died: September 16, 2009

Brentwood, California