W. Barry Cassell Jr., a native of Baltimore and a retired television actor, died last Tuesday of pneumonia at a hospital in Doylestown, Pa., the community where he lived for 22 years before he moved to Newtown, Pa., three years ago.
Services for Mr. Cassell, 74, will be held at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Thomas' Episcopal Church, St. Thomas Lane and Garrison Forest Road in Owings Mills.
Services also will be held at noon today at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home in Richboro, Pa.
In the 1950s, he played the role of Ace Bancroft in the CBS soap opera, "Action in the Afternoon."
He also appeared on "Playhouse 90," "Drama Workshop," "In the Park," "The Big Story," and "TV Detective," all series that were broadcast by CBS or NBC.