Actor Ralph Waite Dies at 85

Published 02/13 2014 10:12PM

Updated 02/13 2014 10:13PM

Ralph Waite, who portrayed the patriarch on the TV series "The Waltons," has died. Waite was 85.

Waite was said to have been in good health and still working. "The Waltons" aired on CBS from 1972 to 1981.

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