Voice Actress Janet Waldo Passes Away
posted on by Karen Ressler
Voice Actress Janet Waldo passed away on Sunday at age 96.
Waldo was best known for her roles as Judy Jetson in The Jetsons, Penelope Pitstop in Wacky Races, and Josie in Josie and the Pussycats. In anime, Waldo played West Wind in the Unico in the Island of Magic film and Princess (Jun the Swan) in Battle of the Planets, the 1978 American cut of Gatchaman.
Waldo's daughter Lucy Lee told ABC News that Waldo had been diagnosed with an inoperable benign tumor five years ago.
Source: ABC News
Thanks to Geoffrey Oliver and Justin Haire for the news tip.