Dennis Dowse has passed away.
The 64-year-old actress, best known for her ten-year stint as Vice Principal Yvonne Teesley on “Beverly Hills, 90210” and Dr. Rhonda Pine on “Insecure,” contracted meningitis earlier this month. and her sister, Tracy, confirmed that she died on August 13 at the age of 64.
Tracy wrote on her sister’s Instagram, “It is with a heavy heart that I announce to everyone that my sister, Dennis Dowse, has stepped forward to meet our family in eternal life.
“Dennis Yvonne Dowse was the most amazing sister, perfect, brilliant actress, mentor and director. She was my best friend and the last member of the family. Denise wishes you all the best.” I loved you.I ask for your privacy and your continued prayers.”
Tracy had previously revealed that her sister was in a coma, and doctors had no idea when she would regain consciousness.
She announced last weekend that: It’s hard for me
“I ask that support and prayers be offered to me, my sister and my only relative @denisedowse.
“She is a vibrant actor and director and should be years ahead of her. I greatly appreciate your thoughts, prayers and support. I read your comments and I appreciate all of your comments.” I’m not going to reply to your text like I am.At this point I don’t want you to think it’s coming from her.(sic)”