Patty Duke’s Family: Photos of Her Children & Grandkids

Patty Duke passed away unexpectedly today at the age of 69, after a ruptured intestine led to sepsis. As fans mourn her death, her family is just beginning to deal with the grief of her passing. She left behind three sons, Sean Astin, Mackenzie Astin, and Kevin Pearce, along with three grandchildren. She was also very close to her stepdaughter, Charlene, and considered Charlen's children to be her own grandchildren. Patty was still mourning the passing of stepdaughter Raelene, who died at 22, and shared a tribute to her daughter every year on her Twitter page. Click through the gallery to see more photos of Patty's beloved children and grandchildren and nieces, along with tributes they have left to honor her. Find out more about the people who played such an important role in her life. This first photo, which Patty shared on Twitter, shows her son Sean, her son Kevin, and his fiancee Jenn. (Twitter/Patty Duke)

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