Raabe, 'Wizard of Oz' Munchkin actor, dies at 94
Meinhardt Raabe, who played the Munchkin coroner in ``The Wizard of Oz' and proclaimed in the movie that the Wicked Witch of the East was ``really most sincerely dead,' has died. He was 94.
His caregiver, Cindy Bosnyak, said Raabe - pronounced RAH'-bee - died Friday morning at a hospital in Orange Park, Fla. He was one of the few surviving Munchkins from the 1939 film.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help you.