Jerry Van Dyke: Craig T. Nelson, Patricia Heaton Remember Co-Star And Friend

Coach Actor Jerry Van Dyke Dies

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Van Dyke's wife, Shirley, told the site he passed away Friday, two years after a debilitating auto accident injured them both.

The actor, comedian and brother of Dick Van Dyke died Friday in Arkansas at 86.

Jerry and Shirley were involved in a auto accident two years ago and his health has never been the same, she said.

The site also reported that brother Dick, 92, made a visit to his little brother during Christmastime.

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In the late 80s and early 90s, the younger Van Dyke became well-known for his work on the series Coach, where he played Asst.

His career started when he did stand-up comedy at high school and went on to perform at military bases around the world.

The younger Van Dyke made his acting debut on "The Dick Van Dyke" show, and made appearances on "The Ed Sullivan Show" before joining "The Judy Garland Show" as a regular. Van Dam assisted to Craig T. Nelson's Coach Hayden Fox as they oversaw the fictional Minnesota State University Screaming Eagles. In recent years, he was doing quietly marvelous stuff as talkative grandpa Tag Spence on The Middle.

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