CBS Daytime on Passing of Jeanne Cooper: ‘Her Legacy Will Live On In Our Hearts Forever’

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“The CBS Daytime family mourns the loss of our matriarch and beloved . Her legacy will live on in our hearts forever,” read CBS Daytime’s tweet after news of Cooper’s (Katherine Chancellor, “”) passing spread through social media.

, Senior Vice President, CBS Daytime, added, “Jeanne Cooper was a TV icon who touched millions and will live on in our hearts. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.”

In a statement released to Soap Opera Network, executive producer of “Y&R,” said, “It is with immeasurable sadness and our deepest condolences to her family, that ‘The Young and the Restless’ mourns the loss of our beloved Jeanne Cooper.”