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Eileen Brennan Memorial Is Set

Eileen Brennan 1973 - P 2013
Courtesy of Everett Collection

A service for the star of such films as “The Last Picture Show” and “Private Benjamin” will take place on Sept. 14.

A memorial service for actress Eileen Brennan has been set for 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, her publicist announced Tuesday.

To RSVP and receive further details, please send an e-mail to EileenBrennanMemorial@gmail.com.

Brennan, an Oscar nominee and Emmy Award winner for playing tough drill captain Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin, died July 28 of bladder cancer at her home in Burbank. She was 80.

Her notable body of work also includes such films as The Last Picture Show, The Sting, Scarecrow, Murder by Death and Clue.