New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 2012|
Los Angeles County
First wife of Walt Disney's nephew Roy Edward Disney. They married in 1955 and had four children Roy III, Susan, Abigail, and Timothy. She served as a trustee of Occidental College in L.A. and a regent of St. Mary's College in Moraga CA. She also served as vice chairman for Roy's investment company. She befriended alot of the animators at Walt Disney Animation Studios and she said in a 2006 interview that she jokenly beat former Disney Chairman Jeffrey Katzenberg on the head for being a pusher during the making of The Little Mermaid (1989). She and Roy divorced in 2007 after 52 years of marriage and he passed away in 2009 from stomach cancer. She later got Alzheimer's disease and passed away in her Los Angeles home at age 77. She was survived by her 4 children and 17 grandchildren.
Roy Edward Disney (1930 - 2009)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Jonathan Funnell
Record added: Feb 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84639780
St. Valentine's Day and you are being remembered. I think of you often and will always remember all of the swell times we had as a family. Roy was my close cousin and friend. May you be at peace now and forever. God bless you, dear one...|
Charles Elias Disney
Added: Feb. 14, 2017
Added: Sep. 16, 2016
THANKS, PATTY! YOU ALWAYS HELPED OUR PARISH AND THE ST. JOSEPH HOSPITAL ROY & PATRICIA DISNEY CANCER CENTER HERE IN BURBANK, CALIFORNIA WILL HELP SAVE MANY, MANY LIVES! BLESS YOU AND ROY ALWAYS!!|
Cecilia Anderson @ St. Charles Church
Added: Aug. 31, 2016
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