She died of complications from Alzheimer's disease at her California home on 30 October (11).
Love was best known for her contributions to theatre, making her Broadway debut in The Member of the Wedding in 1950. She also appeared in Country Girl, Bus Stop and The Rose Tattoo.
Born in Iowa in 1925, she also appeared in the 1956 film Friendly Persuasion and guest starred in hit TV shows Alfred Hitchcock Presents, The Outer Limits, The Fugitive and The Twilight Zone.
She retired from the entertainment industry in the 1970s.