After news broke on Friday of beloved TV actress Valerie Harper’s death, many other celebrities have shared their grief on social media.
Several stars spoke of Harper’s strength, as she battled cancer and other health problems before her death, and mentioned her iconic role in The Mary Tyler Moore Show as Rhoda Morgenstern.
“Even when she was down she danced and showed the world that she refused to let cancer beat her. Now Rhoda is with Mary in heaven. RIP Valerie Harper. You were the epitome of strength and humor,” wrote Academy Award-winner Marlee Matlin on Twitter.