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Caddyshack actor Dan Resin dies

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Aug 02, 2010 | 6:15am EDT

The star, best known for his role as Mr. Beeper in the 1980 comedy film, passed away on Friday, July 30, 2010 in Oakland, New Jersey after suffering complications from Parkinson's disease.

Dan Resin began his career on Broadway in the 1950s, with roles in productions such as My Fair Lady and Once Upon a Mattress.

He later stepped offstage and in front of the camera and starred in commercials and TV shows, as well as films including Wise Guys, The Sunshine Boys and The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover.

Dan is best remembered for his role opposite Chevy Chase and Bill Murray in Caddyshack.

Dan Resin is survived by his wife of 56 years, Margaret, and three daughters, according to Variety.com.

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