Jason's Mother from Friday the 13th Has Passed Away at the Age of 88
The actress Betsy Palmer, most notable as her performance of Jason Voorhees mother Pamela in Friday the 13th, sadly passed away on Friday, May 29th.
Palmer passed at the age of 88 due to natural causes at a hospice care center in Connecticut.
Betsy Palmer's career spans from 1951 to as recent as 2007. She has appeared in countless roles on film, TV, and Broadway shows. Some credits include Playhouse 90, The Love Boat, Newhart, Murder, She Wrote, Penny Dreadful, and Bell Witch: The Movie.
R.I.P. Betsy Palmer. Thank you for your role in campy Friday the 13th. You will be severely missed!