Former ‘As The World Turns’ and ‘Guiding Light’ Writer Passes

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, who was nominated for fifteen Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards throughout her career based on her work on “,” “,” “” and “,” passed on Wednesday, November 21 at New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital. She was 71 years old.

Squires directed episodes of “Sesame Street” from 1982 to 2007, while also serving on the shows writing team. She also served as a script writer on “ATWT,” “GL,” ,” and “.”

A cause of death has not been determined according to her husband .