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October 27, 1923 - January 2, 2013
Los Angeles, California
| Age 89
The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ned Wertimer, who played Ralph the Doorman on all 11 seasons of the CBS comedy "The Jeffersons," has died.
Wertimer's manager Brad Lemack said Tuesday that the 89-year-old actor died at a Los Angeles-area nursing home on Jan. 2, following a November fall at his home in Burbank.
A native of Buffalo, New York, and a Navy pilot during World War II, Wertimer had one-off roles on dozens of TV shows from the early 1960s through the...
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"Thank you for all the laughter throughout the years as Ralph. RIP"
"I send my condolences to the family of Dear Mr. Wertimer. "The Jeffersons" touched many of us. My prayers are with you. (Rev. 21: 3,4)"
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