Bob Newhart’s television wife has departed the planet, just days shy of her 71st birthday. The New York Times provides a full report on Pleshette.
She not only played the role of Emily on The Bob Newhart Show but reprised her role during the final episode of the Newhart series.
Pleshette’s career comprises more than her Newhart appearances. See The Secret Career of Suzanne Pleshette for more on her extensive acting career.