Stars Mourn Elizabeth Pena on Twitter

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Elizabeth Pena Death

By Shari Weiss

Elizabeth Pena Death

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Stars are taking to Twitter to mourn Elizabeth Pena, who died on Tuesday. The actress, 55, passed away from natural causes, following a brief illness, said her manager. Pena’s death was first reported by her nephew on Wednesday evening.

Pena had a wide-ranging career over several decades in Hollywood. Her many notable credits include La Bamba, Jacob’s Ladder, The Incredibles, “American Dad,” and Lone Star. The star appeared on “Modern Family” twice last year.

Jesse Tyler Ferguson tweeted after hearing of Pena’s death, “The entire cast and crew are very sad to say goodbye to one of our Modern Family members. RIP to the beautiful & talented #ElizabethPena.” Other tributes are pouring in from the likes of Eva Longoria and more stars.

See some of the celebrity tweets below.

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