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Bridget Hanley dies; family donated Log Cabin to the city

Actor starred in 'Here Comes the Brides,' 'Harper Valley PTA'


Last updated 12/28/2021 at 6:26pm

Bridget Hanley

Bridget Hanley was a small-town girl from Edmonds with grand dreams of making it big in Hollywood. And like Ana Faris, another Edmonds actor decades later, those dreams were realized through hard work and determination.

Hanley died Dec. 15 at age 80. She had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and recently received care from the staff at Harry's Haven at the Motion Picture Home in Calabasas, Calif.

Hanley is best remembered for her starring role as Candy Pruitt in "Here Come the Brides" on ABC. The Screen Gems production, which ran Sept. 25, 1968, to April 3, 1970, was centered in 1860s...

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