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'Leave It to Beaver' Mom dead at 94

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Barbara Billingsley, whose portrayal of June Cleaver in the television sitcom “Leave It to Beaver” established a lasting archetype for the devoted suburban mom of the 1950s, has died, the Associated Press said. She was 94.

Barbara Billingsley, who is best known for her role as the original "supermom" June Clever on the hit sitcom "Leave It to Beaver," died at her home in Santa Monica on Saturday of rheumatoid disorder polymyalgia, according to her publicist Judy Twersky.

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