Cassie’s grandmother.

Actress Ernestine Mercer Kobrick, who played Mildred Johnson, the adoptive grandmother of Cassie Newman (Camryn Grimes) on “The Young and the Restless,” has died. Ernestine, who also made appearances on “Santa Barbara” and “General Hospital,” passed away at the age of 88 in Adams Township, Pennsylvania on Friday May 27.

Soaps.com sends condolences to her family and friends, including nephews George Mitchell and Nick Mitchell Jr. Donations in Ernestine’s name are being accepted at the Parkinson’s Foundation of Western Pennsylvania.

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