‘Webster’ actor Alex Karras and forme Detroit Lion and star has died, he was seventy seven year old. He had been suffering kidney failure, and he did pass away at his home in Los Angles. He was surrounded by all his family members which include his wife Susan Clark, who was in fictional wife on Webster.
Lions president Tom Lewan released the following statement upon learning of Karras‘s deteriorating health:
“The entire Detroit Lions family is deeply saddened to learn of the news regarding the condition of one of our all-time greats, Alex Karras. Perhaps no player in Lions history attained as much success and notoriety for what he did after his playing days as did Alex.”
He was born in Gary, Indiana and also worked occasionally as a professional wrestler in the fifties and sixties. He and Clark had one daughter together, thirty two year old Katie.