Star of iconic film dies after tragic ‘unexpected accident’

WHITE Christmas star Anne Whitfield has passed away at the age of 85. The esteemed actress met her demise following an “unexpected accident” whilst taking a stroll near her residence in Washington.

Whitfield famously portrayed Susan Waverly in the beloved 1954 festive favourite White Christmas.

She departed on February 15 with her family by her side at Valley Memorial Hospital in Yakima, Washington.

In a statement, her family expressed, “Through the kindness of neighbours who provided expert medical support, family had the gift to say goodbye and express love and gratitude, a gift we will always cherish.”

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