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The Young & The Restless

Y&R Stars Pay Tribute to Marla Adams

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Soap fans were devastated to learn that The Young & The Restless actress Marla Adams — who played Abbott family matriarch Dina — had died on April 25 at the age of 85. Her colleagues from the daytime world were equally heartbroken by Adams’ passing and found comfort in sharing their condolences and memories of the late Y&R star on social media.

Eileen Davidson (Ashley)
“Marla will be missed. What a great honor to work with her in the storyline where Dina had Alzheimer’s. Love you, Marla ❤️❤️❤️❤️”

Melissa Ordway (Abby)
Marla will be greatly missed.”

Beth Maitland Marla Adams

Beth Maitland (Traci)
“The earth stopped turning for a moment when my Marla passed to eternity. Rest now, my Muti, and soar with the angels.”

Bryton James (Devon)
Marla will be missed and loved forever 🧡 My deepest condolences to the family.”

Jason Thompson (Billy)
“❤️ Marla Adams”

Michael Damian (Danny)
May god be with you always, Marla! 🙏❤️”

Lauralee Bell (Christine)
“So sorry to hear. Marla was such a bright light and so talented! My condolences to her family.”

Greg Rikaart (Kevin; Leo, Days of Our Lives)
“Marla was just the loveliest. Rest well.”

Kate Linder Marla Adams

Kate Linder (Esther)
“My heart and love go out to the friends and family of Marla Adams. It has been an honor to have known and worked with her for many years! She will be sorely missed.”

Jess Walton (Jill)
“Rest in peace, sweet Marla. What a wonderful human being you were! An excellent actress and a great castmate. I will miss you, my friend.”

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