Actress and comedian Anne Meara, mother of Ben Stiller, died on Saturday, PEOPLE confirms. Meara was 85.
“The Stiller family is deeply saddened to share the beloved Anne Meara passed away last night at the age of 85,” the family said in a statement. “She is survived by her husband and partner in life, Jerry Stiller.
“The two were married for 61 years and worked together almost as long.”