The actress who voiced Edna Krabappel on ‘The Simpsons’ unfortunately passed away on Oct. 25 after losing a battle to pneumonia. Once the sad news broke, celebs and fans alike rushed to Twitter to mourn and send their prayers to the fallen star.
Marcia Wallace, who gave life to The Simpsons character Edna Krabappel, died at the age of 70 on Oct. 25, but it’s clear that she’s left a lasting mark on the world. After the star passed, stars like Andy Cohen and RJ MItte (Breaking Bad) took to Twitter to remember the actress, and fans joined in, tweeting their thoughts and prayers.
RJ Mitte, Andy Cohen & More: Stars Tweet About Marcia Wallace
Marcia was an integral part of The Simpsons, and before that The Bob Newhart Show, and celebrities everywhere made sure she was honored properly on Twitter:
RIP Marcia Wallace, the voice of Edna Krabappel –Bart Simpson’s jaded, chain-smoking schoolteacher you will be missed by all. @TheSimpsons
— RJ Mitte (@RjMitte) October 27, 2013
I’ll never HA! again without thinking of the great Marcia Wallace. https://t.co/lRPeygdQny
— Martha Plimpton (@MarthaPlimpton) October 26, 2013
— Andy Cohen (@Andy) October 26, 2013
R.I.P MS MARCIA WALLACE I WILL MISS YOU BUT WILL HOLD SO CLOSE THE LAUGHS WE HAD MAKING @MuffinTopMovie THIS BREAKS MY HEART! LOVE YOU!❤️❤️
— Dot-Marie Jones (@dotmariejones) October 26, 2013
Fans Remember Marcia Wallace
Fans also got in the act:
R.I.P Marcia Wallace — Hannah Rhodes (@hannahrhodes) October 27, 2013
Marcia Wallace has passed away. Some may know her from the Bob Newhart show, bit I’ll always remember her as Edna Krabappel. Rest in Peace. — C.J CrushingC Regina (@CrushingCWWEFan) October 27, 2013
Marcia wallace will be missed. — Joe Norby (@badaab) October 27, 2013
Was going to watch Bart the Lover as a tribute to Marcia Wallace but I know I’d just cry hysterically. — Colin (@Pretentions) October 27, 2013
Marcia will truly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends during this difficult time.
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