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Florence Henderson as Carol Brady in The Brady Bunch episode, "Pass The Tabu" on Sept. 29, 1972.CBS Photo Archive/Getty Images
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Florence Henderson as Carol Brady in The Brady Bunch episode, "Pass The Tabu" on Sept. 29, 1972.
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See Florence Henderson's Best Moments on The Brady Bunch

Florence Henderson—the loving mother on The Brady Bunchdied this week at 82. Here, TIME takes a look at some of her most memorable moments on the hit show.

Henderson played a key part during the hit show’s five seasons and several spin offs contributing an uplifting smile that appealed to audiences in search of a wholesome family. Time after time, Henderson’s iconic character Carol wound up in wacky situations with her three daughters and three stepsons, an early television representation of a blended family.

Henderson died of heart failure Thursday in Los Angeles with family at her side at Cedar Sinai Medical Center.

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