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Jean Byron
Original name: Imogene Burkhart
Birth: Dec. 10, 1925
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 2006
Mobile County
Alabama, USA

Actress. Best remembered as 'Natalie Lane,' mother of Patty Duke on the 1960s series, "The Patty Duke Show." Before acting, she worked briefly as a singer and entertainer on a local area radio show. She made a handful of films, but her career mainly consisted of numerous guest-starring roles on television. In 1963 she began "The Patty Duke Show." The show ended in 1966. She semi-retired from acting in the late 1980s. She moved to Mobile, Alabama, to be closer to her family. She was last seen in the 1999 television reunion, "The Patty Duke Show: Still Rockin' in Brooklyn Heights." (bio by: The Perplexed Historian) 
Family links: 
  Edward Burkhart (1892 - 1958)
  Anna Gertrude Bastin Burkhart (1906 - 1988)
  Michael George Ansara (1922 - 2013)*
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Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Tillmans Corner
Mobile County
Alabama, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: The Perplexed Historian
Record added: Feb 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13254761
Jean Byron
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Jean Byron
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Jean Byron
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Dear Jean, You were fabulous and quite funny as Mrs. Lane on The Patty Duke Show. Patty Duke and William Schallert reunited with you recently, and I'm sure you were pleased to see them. God bless all of you. Gone but not forgotten.
- Matt Tawesson
 Added: May. 20, 2016
In your memory, Jean; rest in peace!
- Helene Hamm
 Added: Jul. 14, 2014
Saw a commercial of the old Patty Duke Show Today.and wondered where you wereRIP.
- ohio gal
 Added: Nov. 26, 2010
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