Actress Charmian Carr is the first Von Trapp sibling to die. She died after suffering from dementia. She was aged 73. Charmain found fame in the 1965 classic film, The Sound of Music.
Ms Carr’s spokesman Harlan Boll said she died of complications from a rare form of dementia in Los Angeles.
“The Sound of Music lost a beloved member of the family w/ the passing of Charmian Carr. She will be forever missed”