Barbara Billingsley, who gained the title supermom for her gentle portrayal of June Cleaver, the warm, supportive mother of a pair of precocious boys in Leave It to Beaver, has died. Ken Osmond, far left, alongside fellow “Leave It to Beaver” cast members Tony Dow, Barbara Billingsley and Jerry Mathers in 1982. In the 1950s she turned to television and appeared in shows including  the sitcoms “Professional Father” and “The Brothers”, as well as guest starring on “The Abbott and Costello Show”,  the David Niven anthology series “Four Star Playhouse” and the sitcom “Mr. The show Leave it to Beaver defined the American Family or what we thought it should be. Actress. ", creating another iconic role by spoofing her wholesome image with a brief appearance in this send-up of 1970s disaster movies as a middle-aged white passenger who could translate between a white stewardess and two African-American passengers because "I speak jive". Add to your scrapbook. She was briefly related, by marriage (1940-47), to actor/producer Peter Billingsley's father. If a new volunteer signs up in your requested photo location, they may see your existing request and take the photo. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. Place the pin on the map to plot a location. Born Barbara Lillian Combes, she attended Los Angeles Junior College in the mid-1930s and then moved to New York City, where she worked as a model. Try again later. Santa Monica, California. Edit a memorial you manage or suggest changes to the memorial manager. See more ideas about Leave it to beaver, Barbara, Tv moms. "Beaver"). Photo galleries for sitcoms from the 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, 2010s and today. Click here to submit your listings. No animated GIFs, photos with additional graphics (borders, embellishments. They were all featured in the movie Airplane! ). The legendary Dempsey was born in Manassa, Colorado, one of 11 children. The tombstone and grave site of Barbara Billingsley Mortensen, born as Barbara Lillian Combes, December 22, 1915 in Los Angeles, California. Now she is a professional Film Actress in United States. All photos uploaded successfully, click on the Done button to see the photos in the gallery. For help using the website visit our help page or contact support@findagrave.com. Drag images here or select from your computer for Barbara Billingsley memorial. Please try again later. You may not upload any more photos to this memorial, This photo was not uploaded because this memorial already has 20 photos, This photo was not uploaded because you have already uploaded 5 photos to this memorial, This photo was not uploaded because this memorial already has 30 photos, This photo was not uploaded because you have already uploaded 20 photos to this memorial. Born Barbara Lillian Combes in Los Angeles on Dec. 22, 1915, she was raised by her mother after her parents divorced. A photo of Barbara Billingsley's grave, at Woodlawn Cemetery. Barbara was born December 22, 1915 to Robert Collyer Combes and Lillian McLaughlin Combes. Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, USA. She grew up along with her sibling sister Elizabeth Billingsley in Los Angeles. Barbara Billingsley died on October 16, 2010, just 7 months after Peter Graves and 1 month before Leslie Nielsen. We have a volunteer within fifty miles of your requested photo location. (bio by: Bill McKern)  Family links:  Parents:  Robert Collyer Combes (1891 – 1950)  Lillian Agnes McLaughlin Combes (1891 – 1956)  Spouses:  Glen A Billingsley (1912 – 1984)*  Roy Kellino (1912 – 1956)*  Sibling:  Elizabeth Helen Combes McLaughlin (1911 – 1992)*  Barbara Billingsley (1915 – 2010) *Calculated relationship Inscription:”June Cleaver”. Failed to remove flower. Oops, we were unable to send the email. 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