Celebrity deaths in 2012 - In Memoriam

Slideshow posted in Photos | Friday, January 20, 2012

152 of 186: Dana Wynter, an actress who starred in the 1956 science-fiction classic 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers,' died in Southern California on May 5, 2011, at the age of 79. According to the Associated Press, the actress died of congestive heart failure.

Wynter also appeared with Robert Lansing in the ABC series 'The Man Who Never Was,' and starred in 'Wagon Train,' 'Cannon' and 'The Rockford Files.'

(Pictured: Wynterin the 1956 film 'Invasion of the Body Snatchers.') ( Photo / Allied Artists Pictures)