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Co-stars Art Carney, left, and Jean Stapleton stand (Credit: AP )

Co-stars Art Carney, left, and Jean Stapleton stand together during a rehearsal for the play "You Can't Take it With You" in Los Angeles. (May 14, 1979)

Jean Stapleton through the years

Jean Stapleton, actress from "All in the Family" who played Edith Bunker, died at the age of 90. John Putch said that his mother died of natural causes on May 31, 2013 at her New York City home surrounded by friends and family.

Actress Jean Stapleton, who played Edith Bunker in
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Actress Jean Stapleton, who played Edith Bunker in the 1970s TV comedy "All in the Family," has died at 90-years-old. (June 1, 2013)

This undated photo shows Carroll O'Connor, left, and
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This undated photo shows Carroll O'Connor, left, and Jean Stapleton in "All In The Family."

Actress Jean Stapleton answers a question from a
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Actress Jean Stapleton answers a question from a Soviet artist at a U.S.-Soviet round table discussion of mutual concerns in April 1983. From left: Earle Hyman, Edith Behr, Stapleton and Barbara Colton.

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Performing artists and supporters wait to testify before
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Performing artists and supporters wait to testify before a House Appropriations subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington to criticize President Ronald Reagan's planned cuts of arts and humanities programs. From left: Anne Murphy, of the Council of the Arts; actors James Earl Jones and Jean Stapleton; and Tommie Carl, of the American Association of Composers. (March 25, 1981)

Actress Jean Stapleton, top left, and publisher Hugh
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Actress Jean Stapleton, top left, and publisher Hugh Hefner laugh with, from foreground left, Darren McGavin, Ruth Buzzi and Barbara Fisher, during a black-tie casino fundraiser in Los Angeles. (March 13, 1979)

Cast members of
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Cast members of "All in the Family," from left, Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, and Sally Struthers pose with their Emmys backstage at the 24th annual Emmy Awards in Hollywood, Ca. (May 14, 1972)

Co-stars Art Carney, left, and Jean Stapleton stand
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Co-stars Art Carney, left, and Jean Stapleton stand together during a rehearsal for the play "You Can't Take it With You" in Los Angeles. (May 14, 1979)

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