Kellye Nakahara is confirmed dead at the age of 72.
Kellye was best known as a American actress (M*A*S*H).
Nakahara died at her Pasadena, California, home surrounded by her loved ones
RT @CynicLgrrl: Our Beloved, and 'Cute as hell', Nurse Kellye has left us.💔 'M*A*S*H' Star Kellye Nakahara Dead at 72 #ClassicMASH…
RT @LilRdVet2: "M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara dies following cancer diagnosis"
Kellye Nakahara Wallett Dies: Played ‘M*A*S*H’ Nurse Lt. Yamato During Series’ Entire Run
RT @etnow: Actress Kellye Nakahara Wallett has died following a brief battle with cancer.
When I was younger, this moment in M*A*S*H changed my life. V sad to hear about Kellye Nakahara’s death 💔
RT @ResisterDude: R.I.P Nurse Kelly. 😞 M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara dies following cancer diagnosis
RT @JustJared: RIP to M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara, who passed away after a short cancer battle:
RIP Kellye Nakahara. Nurse Kellye appeared on M*A*S*H throughout it's entire run. I wish she had been featured more…
Very sad day ...
RT @etnow: Actress Kellye Nakahara Wallett has died following a brief battle with cancer. 1229589082386223104,2020-02-18 02:10:56 +0000,SoCalGuy61,RT @JustJared: RIP to M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara
RT @KOCOMaggie: M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara who played Lieutenant Nurse Kellye passes away at age 72 after a short battle with can…
RT @CynicLgrrl: Our Beloved, and 'Cute as hell', Nurse Kellye has left us.💔 1229588940358914048,2020-02-18 02:10:22 +0000,DDavis2,@324_B21 Did you see that Cook from Clue passed away?
"M*A*S*H star Kellye Nakahara dies following cancer diagnosis"
RT @dialmformovies: RIP Kellye Nakahara. Quite rightly remembered as Lt. Nurse across M*A*S*H series. But if you love CLUE like me, th…
USA TODAY: 'M*A*S*H' star Kellye Nakahara dies at 72
Kellye Nakahara
Born1950 (age 69–70)
DiedFebruary 16, 2020(2020-02-16) (aged 69–70)
Kellye Nakahara (born 1950 – February 16, 2020) was an American actress, best known for playing Nurse Kellye in 165 episodes of the television comedy M*A*S*H.
Contents
1 Life and career
2 Death
3 External links
4 References
5 References
Life and career
Nakahara was born on O‘ahu, Hawaii. Before becoming an actress, Nakahara moved from Hawai‘i to San Francisco to pursue a career in art. She married David Wallett, and moved to Los Angeles to try acting. Other than M*A*S*H, she has had small roles and guest spots on several other television shows, had a small part in the films Clue (1985) as Mrs. Ho, the domestic cook, and in 1996's Black Day Blue Night. She also played a labor and delivery nurse in the 1988 John Hughes film She's Having a Baby. Along with several other M*A*S*H cast members, she was a spokesperson for IBM.
After M*A*S*H Nakahara worked as an actress, as well as working as a watercolor artist who painted and exhibited under her married name, Kellye Wallett. She had two children.
Death
Kellye passed away at home surrounded by friends and family. She had been fighting cancer.
External links
Kellye Nakahara on IMDb
Interview with Kellye Nakahara
Kellye Wallett Studio
Interview with Kellye Nakahara April 3 2016 Nurse Kellye of M*A*S*H* NPR
Death Announcement
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