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Very sad news that the last surviving member of the cast of “On the Buses” Anna Karen who played Olive has passed away aged 85.
The 85-year-old was best known for her role in 70s comedy On The Buses.
Karen’s agent Shane Collins told the PA news agency: “It is a terrible tragedy. I loved Anna. I’ve known her since I was a kid and she’s been the most wonderful lady.
Her death was confirmed by the BBC EastEnders on social media.
Anna Karen, who played Aunt Sal, has passed away. An EastEnders spokesperson has said “We are deeply saddened to hear that Anna Karen has passed away… Our love and thoughts are with Anna’s family and friends.” pic.twitter.com/vF5NDIu21a
— BBC EastEnders (@bbceastenders) February 23, 2022
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Condolences – Comments and Reactions.
So sorry to hear that Anna Karen has died.John and I met her often at conventions and she was such a lovely lady.Not fair. pic.twitter.com/Z8l4PHQ2wl
— Carol Challis (@BeingBoycie) February 23, 2022
I’m of age where by,although I was quite young, I remember On The Buses with fond memories
Stan, Jack , Blakey and co.?
It’s very sad news, to hear the last surviving member of the old cast has tragically died in a fire last night
Anna Karen starred as Olive
Sad news? pic.twitter.com/F71ikD6vy0
— stoney63 (@stoney632) February 23, 2022
Sharon Whiteside wrote
We love watching on the buses. We watched it over christmas and last week as it was half term. May she Anna rest in peace. She was a legend.
Linda Partington : May she Rest In Peace. Condolences to her friends and family. Always loved her as Olive On the Buses! She was good as Aunt Sal as well.
Helen Bradford : Aww, loved her character in on The Buses.. Great actress, my condolences to her family and friends, R.I.P
Anna Hills : She was fabulous as Olive in On the Buses. A memorable and great actress. RIP Anna
Olivier van de Schoortmann : I certainly hope that Eastenders gives the character the worthy & memorable send off that she deserves. Aunt Sal was a great addition to the Mitchell clan & Anna was a great actress who will be missed. RIP
Ed Schroeder : Anna, at peace at last. Pray that your passing was swift. A terrible way to pass away. You will be in my prayers. May you rest in peace and meet up with Terry again. Travel safely to the other side. Until we meet again my dear cousin.
David Lodge: So sad to hear I think she was very funny in on the buses and brilliant funny actress. Condolences to family and friends and to those who knew her. R I P
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