Kathy Wood

 

 

Age: 84

 

Summary: widow of famed cult film director Ed Wood (d. 1978) who became an active partner in her late husband's work whom she helped edit and adding ideas to his writings (including coining the term "solarnite bomb" from Plan 9 From Outer Space) and became instrumental in getting his script I Woke Up Early the Day I Die produced as a featured (and appeared in the film), and who was also portrayed by actress Patricia Arquette in the 1994 biopic film Ed Wood.

 

 

Cause of Death: Esophageal cancer

 

Born: May 27, 1922

 

Died: June 26, 2006

 

Location: Los Angeles, California