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OBIT 'Happy Gilmore' Actress Frances Bay Dies

'Happy Gilmore' Actress Frances Bay Dies

Frances Bay, who played the grandmother role in Adam Sandler's Happy Gilmore and the "marble rye lady" in an episode of Seinfeld, died at the age of 92. Bay was a housewife when she found success as an actress in middle age, appearing in more than 50 films and 100 TV shows. She was also Fonzie's grandmother in Happy Days and a regular character actress for director David Lynch.

September 18, 2011 8:19 AM