Nancy Dolman is dead at 58. Wife of actor, Martin Short, died Saturday at the couple’s Pacific Palisades home, according to RadarOnline. At 8:30 a.m. Saturday, the Los Angeles City Fire Department responded to a medical emergency call at Short’s address.
Responders were on the scene about 30 minutes, but Nancy Dolan wasn’t transported to the hospital. Dolan may have actually died before help could arrive.
Martin Short’s wife was diagnosed with cancer in 2007 when a growth in her left groin area was discovered. She did undergo surgery.
Martin Short met Nancy Dolan in 1972 while working together in the Canadian production of Godspell. Short married Dolan in 1980. He later on found fame on Saturday Night Live and Father of the Bride among other entertainment credits.
Nancy Dolan is survived by three children she shared with Martin Short – Katherine, 27, Oliver, 24, and Henry, 20.
Martin Short is up for an Emmy nomination for Best Supporting Actor For A Drama category for his role in Damages.