The George A. Romero Foundation this morning has shared the sad news of the passing of Marilyn Eastman, who played Helen Cooper in the original 1968 classic.
It is with great sadness that we can confirm the passing of Marilyn Eastman on 8/22/21. Please join us in wishing her family peace at this painful time.
Godspeed, Marilyn. Give our love to Karl. 💔 pic.twitter.com/qBidxsEIW3
— The George A. Romero Foundation (@theGARFofficial) August 23, 2021