Most famous for her role as Dr. Susan Stewart on As the World Turns (1968-79, 1986-2010).
She worked for the magazine Women's Wear Daily after graduating from Marian College.
She was also a notable writer who contributed to scripts for As the World Turns and films like Mad Money.
Her son is Grammy award-winning musician
She was a co-star to Lindsay Frost on As the World Turns from 1984-1988.