Obituary: Lorene Yarnell

Actress Lorene Yarnell (b. 1948) died on July 29. Yarnell, best known as part of the act Shields and Yarnell, with Robert Shields, appeared in The New Adventures of Wonder Woman as Formicida, and in the television special Wild Wild West Revisited. She had a bit role in the made-for-tv movie Generation, but her largest genre role was as Dot Matrix in the Mel Brooks spoof Spaceballs (although Joan Rivers provided her character’s voice).