"The Donna Reed Show" with Carl Betz and Donna Reed. She was a lovely actress and from Iowa - Denison, IA, I believe. She died in 1986 at only age 64 of pancreatic cancer. That stuff is so deadly. We've lost a lot of good people to it - including Patrick Swayze and Steve Jobs.
Donna Reed Born 27 January 1921 and Died January 14, 1986. Starred in It's a Wonderful Life. The second Miss Ellie on Dallas, briefly married to William Tuttle. Her other noted film roles are The Picture of Dorian Grey, The Last Time I Saw Paris, Backlash, From Here To Eternity. . . . Her well known television series was The Donna Reed Show.