Was a celebrity player on Super Password in 1986
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On radio from age 4, she found TV comedy to be her medium, drawing laughs alone with her short stature, feisty demeanor and unmistakable rasp. In 1985, she replaced Selma Diamond
as the deadpan bailiff on the hit sitcom Night Court
(1984). Diamond, who also had a crackling nasal voice that induced chuckles, had died of lung cancer. Coincidentally, Florence, also a heavy smoker, died less than a ...