Peter Boyle (Frank Barone in Everybody Loves Raymond) dies

Award-winning actor Peter Boyle (71), who played Raymond’s argumentative father Frank Barone in the hit show Everybody Loves Raymond.

He died after battling heart disease and a blood cancer of new plasma cells that starts in the bone marrow. In 1999, Peter had a heart attack on the set of the show but was able to return to work after heart surgery.

He had a long and successful acting career and will be missed by many.

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  • DeViI D0do

    Wow, that really sucks. Such a great actor… he was brilliant in Young Frankenstien and Everybody Loves Raymond.