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Patrick Cranshaw

  • Birth 17 Jun 1919 Bartlesville, Washington County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 28 Dec 2005 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Wisdom-SW
  • Memorial ID 12822217

Actor. Born in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, he became interested in acting while entertaining American troops before World War II. A veteran of nearly of over a hundred feature films, he made his screen debut in "Texas Lady" (1955), followed by "The Amazing Transparent Man" (1960) and was best known for his role as Joseph "Blue" Palasky, in the hit comedy film "Old School" (2003). He was also as a regular on many TV series such as "Route 66", "Green Acres", "Alice", "Mork & Mindy", "Quantum Leap", "After Mash" and "ER". He died at age 86 in Fort Worth, Texas, of natural causes.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Harold N. Womble
  • Added: 30 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12822217
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Patrick Cranshaw (17 Jun 1919–28 Dec 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12822217, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .