Jeanine Ann Roose dead: It’s A Wonderful Life star dies aged 84 after suffering infection

Jeanine Ann Roose dead: It’s A Wonderful Life star dies aged 84 after suffering infection

Jeanine Ann Roose, who appeared in festive classic It’s A Wonderful Life, has died aged 84, TMZ has reported.

The actress reportedly died at her home in LA on New Year’s Eve following a months-long health struggle.

According to the publication, she had had an infection in her abdomen – which was not Covid-related – which she had been grappling with for a couple of months.

She is best known for playing the little girl, Violet Bick, featured in the 40s Hollywood hit.

Speaking about her experience on set, Jeanine said previously: “It’s A Wonderful Life was the only movie that I was in and it been an amazing lifetime experience to have been in such a collectively meaningful picture.”

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