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Mary Irene Colette Ellis (née McCrossan)Born: 1937
Died: Sunday 11th July 2021 (age: 84)
Colette O'Neil was a Glasgow-born actress noted for her various roles on British television.
She appeared in the 1983 story Snakedance.
She was a semi-regular cast member of Coronation Street in the mid-1960s as Ruth Winter, and also made frequent guest appearances in series such as Z-Cars, Dixon of Dock Green, Adam Adamant Lives!, No Hiding Place and Softly, Softly.
She was a leading cast member in the drama series The Standard.