June Whitfield

English actress (1925–2018)

Dame June Rosemary Whitfield DBE (11 November 1925 – 28 December 2018) was an English actress. She starred with Terry Scott in Happy Ever After and Terry and June as June. She played the mother in Absolutely Fabulous. She played a character in The Green Green Grass.[1]

Dame June Whitfield

June Whitfield in 2013
June Rosemary Whitfield

(1925-11-11)11 November 1925
Died28 December 2018(2018-12-28) (aged 93)
London, England
Spouse(s)Tim Aitchison
(m. 1955–2001, his death)
ChildrenSuzy Aitchison

In December 2017, Whitfield revealed that she was living in a care home.[2] She died on 28 December 2018, aged 93.[3]

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  1. "Whitfield, June - British Comedy Actor". The Museum of Broadcast Communications. Archived from the original on 2009-02-07. Retrieved 2014-07-23.
  2. "Absolutely Fabulous star June Whitfield says she 'loves' living in care home". The Independent. 17 December 2017. Retrieved 28 December 2018.
  3. "Ab Fab's Dame June Whitfield dies aged 93". BBC News. BBC. 28 December 2018. Retrieved 28 December 2018.

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