Jean Stapleton, known as Edith Bunker on ‘All in the Family’, dies at 90

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Actress Jean Stapleton died Friday, at her home in New York.

jeanstapleton.ALL-Family-04jpg-A01-REAR-09-A-1793-1306011747_4_3_rx404_c534x401Stapleton was a veteran of the stage before she got into television.

She was best known for playing Edith, The wife of hot-headed Archie Bunker on the 1970’s sit-com, “All in the Family.”

Many viewed Stapleton’s character as a role model.

The show also landed her three Emmys and two Golden Globes.

Stapleton’s family says she died of natural causes.

She was 90.

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