'Romper Room' host Nancy Besst dies

The Bay Area's original Miss Nancy on the show "Romper Room", Nancy Besst, has died.

September 2, 2011 1:02:24 AM PDT
The Bay Area's original Miss Nancy, Nancy Besst, has died. Besst appeared on the Bay Area version of "Romper Room" on ABC7.

The show began on KGO-TV in 1958 and Nancy was the host until 1969. She appeared on the 40th Anniversary Special for ABC7 in 1989.

Nancy Besst died Aug. 14th in San Rafael after a long illness. She was 77 years old.