Actress Annette Funicello Passes Away

Actress Annette Funicello Passes Away

She was one of the top entertainers of her generation and sadly Annette Funicello died after a battle with medical issues.

The 70-year-old actress spent the final moments of her life in a coma that was caused by her advanced multiple sclerosis ailment.

Back in the 1950s, Annette came into the limelight thanks to her role as an original Mouseketeer as well as a few pop radio singles.

From there, she starred along with Frankie Avalon in films like Beach Blanket Bingo, Muscle Beach Party, and Beach Party.