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Denise Dowse Cause Of Death

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Denise Dowse, a television veteran, died on August 13, 2022, at the age of 64, after battling a ‘virulent form of meningitis.’ According to reports she fell into a coma before dying.

Tracey Dowse, the actress’s sister, confirmed her death on Instagram Saturday, August 13 writing a touching tribute to the ‘illustrious actress, mentor, and director.’

“I want to take this moment to thank our friends and family for all of the love and prayers. It is with a very heavy heart that I inform everyone that my sister, Denise Dowse has gone forward to meet our family in eternal life,” Tracey Dowse posted.


 Denise Dows on April 19, 2022, in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Maury Phillips/Getty Images)

Tracey Dowse asked for privacy and continued prayers and promised to update everyone about her Celebration of Life.

Denise is well-known for her recurring TV roles, which include Dr Rhonda Pyne in HBO’s Issa Rae series Insecure from 2017 to 2020, as well as The Guardian and Beverly Hills, 90210.

Coach Carter, Ray, and Requiem for a Dream are among her film roles. Remember Me: The Mahalia Jackson Story, starring Vanessa Williams, Corbin Bleu, Keith David, and Columbus Short, is also directed by her.


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