Hosted a morning show on the ABC station in Chicago for four years.
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Jennifer Douglas | Mary Fran
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Upon Mary's death, close friend and fellow CAC (Celebrity Action Council) member Meredith MacRae
said, "Mary was not a star on a pedestal. She really listened to these troubled women and would candidly share her own struggles. She recruited dentists for them, threw them baby showers - and never with a reporter or camera crew to witness it...
According to the Los Angeles Times, Frann died in her sleep of apparent heart failure. She was discovered by her companion, John E. Cookman, Jr. For weeks after her death, tabloids speculated that drug use had somehow been involved, but autopsy results determined that Frann was suffering from an existing...