Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning

Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning At 61

Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning At 61

‘Law & Order’ actress Mary Mara dies aged 61 after drowning in St. Lawrence, New York on June 26.

According to The Post, police received a call about a drowning incident at 8am on Sunday. When they arrived at the scene in Cape Vincent, they found the body of Mary Mara. Police said Mary went to visit her sister’s house here and went swimming to exercise.
Through the initial examination, the police did not find that the actress had any signs of being murdered. Her body has now been transferred to the Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy.
Mary Mara’s manager confirmed the sad news on June 27 and thanked the ill-fated star.
Mary Mara Dead At 61
Mary Mara Dead At 61

How Did Mary Mara Dies? 

Her body was discovered in the water in the town of Cape Vincent, New York, on Sunday morning, after police received a call for a possible drowning at around 8:10am.

A representative for Mara said she had been visiting her sister’s summer home in the Thousand Islands region – on one of the northern-most borders of New York state – where water temperatures are cool even in the summer.

Water temperatures near where she was found are currently about 66 degrees Fahrenheit, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Posts on Mara’s Instagram account show that she enjoyed spending time on and swimming in the St. Lawrence River, including one from July 2019 which showed her stepping down a dock into the water and wrote ’63 degrees! Life affirming river swim, first one of the season.’

Police confirmed her death in a statement.

‘When Troopers, along with Cape Vincent Fire and Ambulance arrived on the scene, they discovered a female deceased in the St. Lawrence River,’ a statement from police read, ‘The victim has been identified as 61-year-old Mary T. Mara from Cape Vincent, NY.’

‘The preliminary investigation suggests the victim drowned while swimming. The victim’s body showed no signs of foul play,’ it continued.

An autopsy will be performed at the Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office for an official cause of death.

‘Mary was one of the finest actresses I ever met. She had a terrific sense of humor and a unique outlook on life,’ Mara’s manager, Craig Dorfman said in a statement, ‘I still remember the first time that I saw her onstage in Mad Forest in 92. She was utterly captivating, well loved, and will be missed.’

‘She specialized in complex portrayals of often-troubled characters; perhaps the most familiar was her recurring role in the 1990s of Loretta Sweet, a sympathetic, down-and-out prostitute and single mother on the NBC series, ‘ER,” an obituary obtained by PEOPLE read.

Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning
Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning

Who Is The Mary Mara?

Mary Mara was born in 1960 in Syracuse, New York, attended the School of Drama and earned a master’s degree in fine arts. During her acting career, she participated in more than 60 films in the field of television and film. Mary appeared in hit TV series such as Law & Order, ER, Nash Bridges, Star Trek: Enterprise, Lost… The veteran actress also appeared in movies like Mr. Saturday Night with Billy Crystal or Love Potion No. 9 with Sandra Bullock… Her most recent film is Break Even 2020. Since then, Mary Mara has retired, living in her hometown of Syracuse.

Mara had extensive career in Hollywood, television, and on stage, and worked alongside some of the biggest names in the business.

She played Susan in the 1992 Billy Crystal film Mr. Saturday Night, and played Loretta Sweet on nine episodes of ER, from 1995 to 1996.

Over the years, she had roles in The West Wing, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Star Trek: Enterprise, Nip/Tuck, and The Practice.

In 2013, she played Mrs. Sullivan on Ray Donovan, and Nance on Shameless.

Her last role was in the 2020 film Break Even.

Mara is a native of Syracuse, New York. She attended San Francisco State University and the Yale school of drama.

She is survived by a stepdaughter, Katie Mersola, her sisters Martha Mara and Susan Mara, her brother-in-law Scott Dailey, and her nephew, Christopher Dailey.

If you are a fan of this unfortunate talented actress, you must be deeply saddened by this tragic passing. If you are looking to keep her beautiful memories, you cannot ignore the Mary Mara shirts in the Hot Trending collection at 365 Day Gift, always ensuring top quality and prestige.

1. M is for Mara, Rip Mary Mara T-Shirt

M is for Mara Rip Mary Mara T Shirt
M is for Mara Rip Mary Mara T Shirt

2. Rip Mary Mara Shirt

Rip Mary Mara Shirt
Rip Mary Mara Shirt
We bring you the Mary Mara Dead Hollywood Actress From Drowning At 61 news of 365 Day Gift. Hope you find your information useful in these analyses. Click here to search for Mary Mara
To know blogs about the news, visit our Blog Mary Mara. Updated frequently!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *