The Fonz had affectionately called her "Shortcake". She grew up before our eyes as Joanie Cunningham on the hit sitcom "Happy Days" and blossomed into a beautiful young lady. Late Saturday night, it was announced that actress Erin Moran had passed away, too soon at the age of 56.
Erin continued to act in bit parts but was never able to achieve the success that she enjoyed in her younger years. Full article from WNBC New York website can be found by clicking on the link below.