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William Windom
Birth: Sep. 28, 1923
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 2012

American Actor. Windom, who served in the U.S. Army as a paratrooprer in World War II, was the great-grandson of the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury of the same name. His first motion picture role was that of Mr. Gilmer, the prosecutor in 1962's Academy Award-winning 'To Kill a Mockingbird'. Other films he went on to appear in were 'For Love or Money' (1963), 'One Man's Way' (1964), 'Hour of the Gun' (1967), 'The Angry Breed' (1968), 'The Mephisto Waltz' (1971) and 'Escape from the Planet of the Apes (1971). In 1969, he received an Emmy Award for his work on the television comedy series 'My World and Welcome to It'. Other television shows he guest-starred in were 'The Farmer's Daughter', 'Star Trek', 'The Fugitive', 'Twilight Zone', 'Night Gallery', 'Matt Houston', 'Highway to Heaven' and appeared in 'Murder, She Wrote', as Dr. Seth Hazlitt, over a 10-year period. (bio by: Louis M.) 
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  Barbara Joyce (1917 - 2009)*
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Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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Originally Created by: Louis M.
Record added: Aug 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95548152
William Windom
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In remembrance of you and your service to our country. God Bless.
- R. Owens
 Added: May. 20, 2016
Always enjoy watching you on "Murder She Wrote". You fit right into that role. You were great in other roles but you were the best on MSW! May God continue to bless you always.
- Ron
 Added: Apr. 11, 2016
You were a favorite of mine since I was a kid and that's been a long time!!! Miss ya!
- ATC (AW) Ray Jackson, USN (ret)
 Added: Jan. 22, 2016
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