Thursday, January 07, 2016

Pat Harrington, Schneider on 'One Day at a Time,' dead at 86

From nbcnews [excerpt], Pat Harrington Jr., who won an Emmy Award for playing handyman Schneider on the popular sitcom "One Day at a Time," has died at age 86, his daughter announced Thursday morning.

Tresa Harrington posted on Facebook that her father died Wednesday night, two months after she wrote that he had Alzheimer's disease and his health was deteriorating.

"My heart is broken to pieces and I will cry and cry until I just won't," Harringtonsaid in her post.

1 comment:

Octopunk said...

For some reason I always remember the episode with the mentally retarded adult who works for Schneider. He likes Schneider because Schneider yells at him instead of treating him special. In the end, he saves the apartment from a gas leak.