Cindy Williams, Laverne & Shirley Star, Dies At 75

“One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight.

Schlemiel! Schlimazel! Hasenpfeffer Incorporated!” These are the immortal words that begin the song “Making Our Dreams Come True,” the catchy tune used as the theme song of the popular series, “Laverne & Shirley.” Cindy Williams, the actress who played the perky and positive albeit meek Shirley Feeney, has sadly joined her co-star Penny Marshall, passing away at the age of 75.

Williams’ children Zak and Emily Hudson confirmed the passing with the Associated Press following a brief illness.”The passing of our kind, hilarious mother, Cindy Williams, has brought us insurmountable sadness that could never truly be expressed,” the statement said.

“Knowing and loving her has been our joy and privilege.

She was one of a kind, beautiful, generous, and possessed a brilliant sense of humor and a glittering spirit that everyone loved.” While Williams’ Shirley didn’t possess the monogrammed “L” like Laverne,

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