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Mary Helen McPhillips
Born Mary Helen Sweeney
Died December 16, 1998 (aged 67)
New York City
Occupation Public-affairs host, News Anchor women
Children Michele McPhillips-Abadi & step son, Christopher Snowden
Relative(s) Terence Sweeney, John Sweeney (brothers)

Mary Helen McPhillips (1931-1998), was a noted television personality.

T.V. & Radio Career

Mary-Helen worked initially in Canada for the CBC and CHUM radio and later for WOR-TV and radio in New York for 20 years. She appeared on Straight Talk as a public-affairs host in the 70's and 80's[1], The Martha Deane program, News at Noon as news anchor in the 60's as well as many other on-air programs. She also appeared on the mutual radio network and on The John Gambling morning radio program.


She died from heart failure on December 16, 1998, aged 67 in New York. [2]



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