Shepherd died early Friday morning at her New York Metropolis house, her company mentioned. She is survived by daughter Kate Shepherd, son-in-law Miles McManus and granddaughter Isabelle Shepherd.
Shepherd starred as Karen Hill’s mom in “Goodfellas” and Carmela Soprano’s mom in “The Sopranos.” She was one among greater than two dozen actors who appeared in each “Goodfellas” and “The Sopranos.”
Ray Abruzzo, who appeared as Little Carmine Lupertazzi in “The Sopranos,” mourned Shepherd’s demise in a publish on Instagram.
“Unhappy to listen to of the passing of Suzanne Shepherd. A drive of nature,” Abruzzo wrote. “Actress, trainer.”
Shepherd made her performing debut within the 1988 movie “Mystic Pizza.” The actress, who moreover appeared in “Lolita” and “A Soiled Disgrace,” additionally labored as a director and as an performing trainer, based on her company.
Her company didn’t share a reason for demise.