susan luckey dies the music man Susan Luckey dies: 'Music Man' actress was 74Actress Susan Luckey died on Nov. 29 at the age of 74, reports TMZ.

Luckey, real name Suzanne Douglas, was best known for her role as Mayor Shin’s daughter Zaneeta in the 1962 film “The Music Man.” She also starred in “Carousel” with Shirley Jones.

The actress made her Broadway debut at the age of 6, performing in musicals like “Peter Pan” and “Take Me Along.” Her television credits include the TV movie “Annie Get Your Gun” and “The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show.”

Her daughter Shayna Reynolds tells TMZ that her mother’s death was due to “just old age.”  

Also, according to the site, Luckey didn’t want a traditional funeral: Her body has been cremated, and her ashes placed in a “decorative box” where other family members have been laid to rest. 

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