Born on 29 December 1936 in Brooklyn, New York, she was best known for her roles in the television sitcom, "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" which ran from 1970 to 1977. She was diagnosed with Type I diabetes when she was just 33.
She was survived by Dr. Robert Levine, whom she married in 1983 and had one child, Richard Moore who died in October 1980.
She will be deeply missed! For more information on the life of Mary Tyler Moore, read this Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_Tyle