Emmy Winning Actor Fyvush Finkel Passes On At The Age Of 93

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Picket fences actor ​Fyvush Finkel is dead at the age of 93 

Fyvush Finkel best known for his outstanding role as Douglas Wambaugh on the drama  Picket Fences, passed away on Sunday at 93.

The stage and screen star won an Emmy for his work as Picket Fences‘ small-town lawyer, whom he played from 1992-96. He later re-teamed with Kelley on Boston Public in the role of history teacher Harvey Lipschultz.

Finkel began his career more than 80 years ago. His first big break came at 43 when he joined the Fiddler On the Roof touring company. 

His other credits include Fantasy Island,  Harry’s Law, Blue Bloods, Nixon A Serious Man etc 

According to The Yiddish Artists & Friends Actors Club, the funeral service will take place this Wednesday, August 17 at 12 noon at the Sutton Place Synagogue,225 East 51 Street NYC. (Between 2 & 3 Ave).
This cause of his death is yet to be disclosed 



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