Marcia Strassman has died. She was a popular American actress and singer, she was mostly known for her roles as Julie Kotter in Welcome Back, Kotter and as Diane Szalinski in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids; its sequel Honey, I Blew Up the Kid; and the 3-D film spin-off Honey, I Shrunk the Audience! has passed away from breast cancer at the age of sixty six, this is according to Deadline. it was also reported that it was a long battle.
Her sister, Julie Strassman, confirmed the news to the publication Sunday afternoon. “She was the funniest, smartest person I ever met, and talented,” she shared.
“She knew everything. Now I won’t be able to call her and ask her questions.”
At the age of eighteen, she left her New Jersey home traveling onto Los Angeles hoping her dreams would become her reality.
She was also seen in Tremors, Third Watch, Providence and The Rockford Files. Word of her death got many celebrities heading right to twitter to pay their respects.
In lieu of flowers, Marcia’s sister has asked fans to consider donating to an organization fighting cancer in her name.