Judy Farrell Bio, Career, Death, Age, Family, Spouse, and Net Worth

Who is Judy Farrell?

Judy Farrell was a famous American professional actress, popular for her role as Nurse Able on the television comedy series MA*S*H. Farrell performed small roles in various other television series, then later wrote 13 episodes for the soap opera Port Charles.

Judy Farrell Career

Farrell served as a high-school English and drama teacher at Laguna Beach High School in Laguna Beach, California. She then married Mike Farrell in August 1963, after meeting him in 1961 while studying at UCLA. Together they performed at the Laguna Playhouse in the 1960s, before divorcing in the early 1980s. Their marriage was worked into the script of one episode of MAS*H: In the episode ”The Colonel’s Horse”. Mike’s character B.J. Hunnicutt stated his wife Peg (played by Catherine Bergstrom in 2 onscreen appearances and a few photographs) was from Judy’s hometown of Quapaw, and that her father’s name was Floyd Hayden. His daughter in the program was also named Erin, as his real-life daughter.


On April 2, 2023, Judy died from complications of a stroke at the age of 84.

How old is Judy Farrell?

Judy Hayden was born on May 11, 1938, in Quapaw, Oklahoma, U.S., and died at the age of 84 on April 2, 2023. She shared her birthday with famous people including Andres Iniesta, Cam Newton, Sabrina Carpenter, Prince Royce, Blac Chyna, Jeffrey Donovan, Jenny Elvers, and Tara Holiday, among others.

Judy Farrell Family

Who are Judy’s parents?

Judy Hayden was born in Quapaw, Oklahoma to her parents, Floyd Hayden, and his wife. She had kept most of her personal life information very private and not much is known about her parents.

Does Judy have siblings?

Hayden had not shared any information about her family and her siblings are not known to the media.

A photo of Judy Farrell
A photo of Judy Farrell

Judy Farrell Education

Farrell studied at Oklahoma State University, where she graduated with a fine arts degree in theater. She then joined UCLA, where she studied for a master’s degree while meeting with actor Mike Farrell in 1961.

Judy Farrell Spouse

Farrell met Mike Farrell in 1961, and later married him in August 1963. The couple was blessed with two children before their divorce in 1983. They performed together at the Laguna Playhouse in the 1960s. In 1985, Farrell then started dating Joe Bratcher, who she was married to at the time of her death.

Judy Farrell Kids

Farrell and Mike have two children in their marriage of around twenty years together. Their children are a daughter named Erin Farrell and a son named Michael Farrell.

Judy Farrell Height

Farrell had a sexy, beautiful, and physically fit body. However, she had not shared her body measurements with the media.

Judy Farrell’s Net Worth

American professional actress and writer Farrell was active from 1961 to 2006 in her acting career. She was able to gather an estimated net worth of approximately $5 million as of 2023.