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Mary Stuart
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Full Name

Mary Stuart Houchins

Birthdate

July 4, 1926

Birthplace

Miami, Florida, USA

Date of Death

February 28, 2002 (age 75)

Cause of Death

stroke complications

Occupation

Actress

Years Active

1951-2002

Mary Stuart's daytime career began in 1951 when Search for Tomorrow debuted. Stuart played the role of Joanne Gardner until the series was cancelled in 1986. In 1988, Stuart made a brief appearance on One Life to Live as a judge. Stuart returned to daytime in 1996 as Meta Bauer on Guiding Light and played the role to her death in 2002 from stroke complications.

Personal Life[]

Stuart was married to Wolfgang Neumann (1986-2002; her death), Richard Krolik (1951-1966) and they had two children: Cynthia (b. 1955) and Jeffrey (b. 1956), and Michael Anthony (1946-1948).

Soapography[]

Awards and Nominations[]

Emmy Awards

YEAR CATEGORY CHARACTER/SERIES W/N
1962 Continued Performance of an Actressin a Series Joanne Gardner, Search for Tomorrow N


Daytime Emmy Awards

YEAR CATEGORY CHARACTER/SERIES W/N
1974 Actress Joanne Gardner, Search for Tomorrow N
1976 Actress Joanne Gardner, Search for Tomorrow N
1977 Actress Joanne Gardner, Search for Tomorrow N
1986 Special Recognition for Longevity & Contribution W

Soap Opera Digest Awards

YEAR CATEGORY CHARACTER/SERIES W/N
1986 Outstanding Contribution N
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