Actress and screenwriter who played Dobbie Gillis on CBS's The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis and portrayed Mrs. Lillian Bakerman on the Bob Newhart Show.
She grew up in a small town in Massachusetts.
She appeared in a host of different shows over the course of her career, including Perry Mason, Father Knows Best, Peyton Place, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and Rhoda.
She was married to Richard Waring from 1934 to 1988.
She co-starred with Dwayne Hickman on The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis.