Art LaFleur, 'The Sandlot' and 'The Santa Clause' Star, Dies at 78

Published Nov 20 2021 at 3:13 PM GMT
  • Art LaFleur, a veteran character actor fondly remembered for performances in family films "The Sandlot" and "The Santa Clause 2 & 3," has died following a battle with atypical Parkinson's disease.
  • Shelley LaFleur, the actor's wife of 43 years, broke the news on Facebook.
  • Posting a sweet photo of herself and her husband hugging, she wrote, "This guy' After a 10 year battle with A-typical Parkinson's, Art LaFleur, the love of my life passed away.
  • "He brought laughter to so many people," she went on.
  • "He was a generous and selfless man which carried over to his acting but more importantly it was who he was for his family and friends.



  • Published Nov 20, 2021 3:13 PM GMT