‘7th Heaven’ Actress Sarah Goldberg Dead at 40

Cause of death wasn’t known but she had a heart ailment; her costar Barry Watson offers condolences

Sarah Goldberg of '7th Heaven'
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Sarah Goldberg, who played Sarah Glass Camden on “7th Heaven” and appeared in “Jurassic Park III,” died in the family’s Wisconsin cabin on Sept. 27 at age 40.

“She went to sleep and didn’t wake up,” her mother Judy Golberg told the Chicago Sun-Times.

The cause of death was not immediately known, but a heart ailment was suspected, the newspaper reported.

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Golberg first captured the spotlight on CBS’ “Judging Amy” in 2002, but she’s perhaps best known for playing Barry Watson’s love interest on the WB’s “7th Heaven” for four seasons until 2006.

Watson tweeted out his condolences for his former co-star Tuesday.

Goldberg also had recurring roles on CBS’s “Without a Trace” and the CW’s “90210” reboot in addition to roles in features “Training Day” and “Jurassic Park III.”

The actress’s representatives did not immediately responded to TheWrap‘s request for comment.

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