Who is Yvonne Marie Grace?
Yvonne Marie Grace is the wife of American actor Eddie Mekka.
Eddie Mekka was an American actor known best for his performance as Carmine Ragusa on the Laverne & Shirley television series.
Eddie Mekka was 69 years old and his wife Yvonne Marie Grace is around 55-58 years old.
Eddie Mekka was born on June 14, 1952, in Worcester, Massachusetts, U.S.
The couple has 1 daughter named Mia.
Eddie Mekka And Yvonne Marie Grace
From 1983 through 1992, Mekka was married to actress DeLee Lively. In 1994, he married Yvonne Marie Grace.
Mekka was the director of the Worcester County Light Opera in Massachusetts in the early 1970s, where she taught young people how to sing. He went to Los Angeles after performing on Broadway in The Lieutenant, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award.
In 1976, he earned the part of Carmine ‘The Big Ragoo’ Ragusa on Laverne & Shirley, and he stayed on the show until 1983 when it was discontinued.
24, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, The Bold and the Beautiful, and Detective Murdoch in the Fox television drama Catch Me If You Can are among his recent television credits.
He was the dance partner of Mae (Madonna) in the bar in the Penny Marshall-directed 1992 film A League of Their Own.
Mekka finished filming the independent film Code Enforcer in 2008. He co-starred in Happy Days with Erin Moran.
From April 29 through June 20, 2010, Mekka played Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof at the John W. Engeman Theater in Northport, New York.
How Did Eddie Mekka Die?
On November 27, 2021, he died in Newhall, California.
Pat Benti, a lifelong buddy, reported his death on Facebook, saying that Mekka “passed away peacefully.”
The cause of his death is not yet known.
— TC RESTANI (@AfterHoursTC) December 2, 2021
R.I.P. Eddie Mekka from Laverne & Shirley. I will always watch reruns in honor of you, Shirley, and Squiggy. ❤️❤️. Say hello to them for me. ❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/D2JosymnwD
— Kayla Coleski (@KaylaColgan) December 2, 2021