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Mary O'Connor, Hugh Hefner's Longtime Secretary, Passes Away
Anyone who watched "Girls Next Door" will be very familiar with Mary O'Connor, Hugh Hefner's longtime secretary. Well, yesterday, Hef tweeted the sad news that O'Connor passed away after dealing with a long-term health issues, according to TMZ.
Hef posted the bad news at 5:26 p.m.:
Mary passed away today. We loved her more than words can say.— Hugh M. Hefner (@hughhefner) January 28, 2013
O'Connor was 82 years old. According to US Weekly, the Mansion staff and inhabitants are in mourning:
"Hef and everyone at the mansion are taking this really hard," the insider tells Us.
Many of Hef's girlfriends -- past and present -- Tweeted their regrets as well. Kendra Wilkinson said:
RIP Mary O'Connor. She was an amazing person who helped me through so much. But I know she's happy with her boo Captain Bob. :)— Kendra Wilkinson (@KendraWilkinson) January 28, 2013
Added Holly Madison:
And Crystal Harris, Hef's new wife, also weighed in: