Celebrity deaths in 2012 - In Memoriam

Slideshow posted in Photos | Friday, January 20, 2012

121 of 186: Frances Bay, who played Adam Sandler's grandmother in the 1996 film 'Happy Gilmore,' died on Sept. 15, 2011 at age 95.

She has no immediate survivors, the Associated Press reported. Bay is also known for her guest role as Mabel Choate on the sitcom 'Seinfeld,' which saw her fighting with Jerry Seinfeld over a loaf of bread.

The Canadian-born actress also played Auny Ginny on the ABC sitcom 'The Middle' and has appeared in movies such as 'Blue Velvet' and 'Wild At Heart.'

(Pictured: Frances Bay appears in a scene from the 1996 film 'Happy Gilmore.') (Universal Pictures)

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