Actress who also played Carol Kester in the 1970s Television show The Bob Newhart Display and provided the tone of voice of instructor Edna Krabappel around the Simpsons, a job that earned her an Emmy Honor in 1992. She visited Parsons University on a complete scholarship or grant and majored in British and Theatre. She received the Gilda Radner Courage Honor from Roswell Malignancy Institute in 2007 on her behalf function in teaching the general public about early malignancy detection and to be a breast malignancy survivor for over twenty years. She wedded Dennis Hawley in-may 1986 plus they used a son called Michael. She co-starred with Robyn Lively within the 1980s movie Teenager Witch.