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Kathryn Joosten, who won two Emmys for her work on "Desperate Housewives," died Friday after a long battle with lung cancer. She was 72. Joosten also had a memorable role on another long-running series: She played Martin Sheen's secretary Mrs. Landingham on the first two seasons of "The West Wing." Also read: Notable Celebrity Deaths of 2012 She also appeared in such recent movies as "Wedding Crashers" and "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel" and a long string of guest-starring roles in such series as "Monk," "The Mentalist," "The Closer" and "Malcolm in the »

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