A sad passing.

The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports that former “All My Children” actress Andrea Schenck drowned while vacationing in Mexico on January 13. She was 55 years old.

The actress went by the name Andrea Moar professionally and played Carrie Sanders Tyler from 1981 – 1982. Carrie was married to Chuck Tyler (Richard Van Vleet) for a short time.

Andrea Schenck appeared in several other TV series over the years including “All Saints,” “Home and Away” and “Mortified.” She moved to Minneapolis in the early 90s and met her husband psychiatrist Carlos Schenck. They married in 2005.

Soaps.com sends our condolences to Andrea’s family.

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– Lori Wilson