General Hospital News And Spoilers: The Soap Opera Community Mourns The Death Of OLTL’s Jerry Verdorn (Clint Buchanan)

The soap opera community is known for its close knit relationships between the actors among the various daytime drama shows and networks.

General Hospital news reports reveal a fellow soap vet has passed away. Actor Jerry Verdorn began his daytime drama career on Guiding Light as Ross Marler in 1979. He remained in his role on GL until 2005. From 2005-2012;2013 Verdorn joined the cast of ABC’s One Life to Live as Clint Buchanan.

General Hospital news reports confirm Jerry left behind his wife, Beth. The two were married for almost 45 years and have two sons, Peter and Jake, their wives, Lauren and Erin, along with three grandchildren, Benjamin, Nora, and Penelope.

Jerry past away on May 1st after battling cancer for several months. He was 72 years old. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, loved ones, and the Soap Opera community.

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