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This photo provided by Julie Strassman, shows her sister actress Marcia Strassman. The actress who played Gabe Kaplans wife, Julie, on the 1970's sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter, has died at age 66. Strassmans sister, Julie, said the actress died at her Sherman Oaks, Calif., home on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after a long battle against breast cancer. (AP Photo/Courtesy Strassman Family, Randi St. Nicholas)

This photo provided by Julie Strassman, shows her sister actress Marcia Strassman. The actress who played Gabe Kaplans wife, Julie, on the 1970's sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter, has died at age 66. Strassmans sister, Julie, said the actress died at her Sherman Oaks, Calif., home on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after a long battle against breast cancer. (AP Photo/Courtesy Strassman Family, Randi St. Nicholas)

This photo provided by Julie Strassman, shows her sister actress Marcia Strassman. The actress who played Gabe Kaplans wife, Julie, on the 1970's sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter, has died at age 66. Strassmans sister, Julie, said the actress died at her Sherman Oaks, Calif., home on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after a long battle against breast cancer. (AP Photo/Courtesy Strassman Family, Randi St. Nicholas)

Marcia Strassman, the actress who played Rick Moranis' wife in the Disney hit Honey I Shrunk The Kids, has died after a long battle with breast cancer.

Marcia, 66, died at her home in Sherman Oaks, California, her sister Julie said. She is also survived by a daughter and a brother.

She had numerous roles on TV and in films during her 50-year career. She played nurse Margie Cutler on the first season of "M*A*S*H" before her break-out role as Gabe Kaplan's wife Julie in 1970s sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter.

Her biggest film success was in Honey I Shrunk The Kids and its sequel Honey I Blew Up The Kid.

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