Co-starred opposite William Bendix in the film version of "The Life of Riley"
Had featured role as the title character's widowed sister on "The Robert Cummings Show/Love That Bob"
Performed on the radio drama "The Career of Alice Blair"
Portrayed the mother of George M Cohan (played by James Cagney) in "Yankee Doodle Dandy"
Reprised screen role in the TV version of "The Life of Riley", opposite both Bendix and Jackie Gleason
Was briefly seen as the mother of Maureen Dean in the CBS miniseries "Blind Ambition"
Again played the mother of a famous person, this time George Gershwin (portrayed by Robert Alda) in "Rhapsody in Blue"
Feature acting debut "Cheers for Miss Bishop"
Made one-shot return to films in "13 Ghosts"
Acted opposite Ronald Reagan in "This Is the Army"
Cast as the mother of Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves, in "The Jungle Book"
Had recurring role of Shirley Partridge's mom on "The Partridge Family" (ABC)
Last film for five years, "Strategic Air Command"
Began acting career as an understudy on Broadway
Final film, the satirical "Friday the 14th", a spoof of horror movies
Had 17-year stint as co-star of the radio drama "Dr Christian"
Last TV acting role, a guest appearance on "Murder, She Wrote", starring Angela Lansbury
Played recurring part of the mother of Ann Marie (Marlo Thomas) on "That Girl" (ABC)