Mary Grace Canfield

American theatre, film and television actress (1924-2014)

Mary Grace Canfield (September 3, 1924 – February 15, 2014) was an American actress. She began her career in 1954. She often played the role of a romance-starved spinster or wallflower.

Mary Grace Canfield
Born(1924-09-03)September 3, 1924
DiedFebruary 15, 2014(2014-02-15) (aged 89)
Years active1954–1993
Spouse(s)Charles Carey (divorced)
John Bischof (m. 1984–2014)

Canfield was born in Rochester, New York. She was brought up in Pittsford, New York. Her older sister, Constance, was two years older.[1]

Canfield died from lung cancer on February 15, 2014, aged 89, in Santa Barbara, California. She was outlived by her husband, John Bischof, and two children from a previous marriage.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Melas, Chloe (February 18, 2014). "Mary Grace Canfield: 'Green Acres' Actress Dead At 89". Hollywood Life. Retrieved February 18, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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