Paul Reubens, who worked with Funicello and Avalon in a memorable appearance on Pee-wee Herman's Christmas special in 1988, tweeted about her death: "I loved Annette Funicello from the 1st time I saw her on The Mickey Mouse Club. There wasn't a warmer, lovelier person on the planet. RIP"
'Mickey Mouse Club' original Funicello dies
Actress was 70
Published On: Apr 09 2013 07:41:01 PM EDT Updated On: Apr 08 2013 09:50:37 PM EDT
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