Actor Jerry Van Dyke dies at 86 - NBC12 - WWBT - Richmond, VA News On Your Side

Actor Jerry Van Dyke dies at 86

Jerry Van Dyke (Source: CNN) Jerry Van Dyke (Source: CNN)
(WWBT) -

Actor and comedian Jerry Van Dyke, the younger brother of Dick Van Dyke, died in Arkansas on Friday. He was 86.

According to Variety, Jerry's wife said his health started to deteriorate since he was involved in a traffic accident back in 2015.

Van Dyke starred in "Coach" as Assistant Coach Luther Van Dam. He earned four Emmy nominations for his role.

He made one of his first television appearances on "The Dick Van Dyke Show" as Rob Petrie's younger brother, Stacey.

Copyright 2018 WWBT NBC12. All rights reserved.

Report an Error or Submit a Tip to NBC12

Powered by Frankly