In Memoriam: Tim Conway, Family-Friendly Funnyman

While playing football in high school, Conway got hit in the spine, but went to play football the next weekend, where he was playing with a broken back and didn’t know it.  Years later, a doctor told Conway that a current health problem could be related to his broken back.  “I got in touch with the man upstairs,” he told Arroyo, “and said, “Thank you very much.  And, I became a Catholic. I’ve never sworn in front of an audience. I’ve tried to remain something, if people came to see the show, that they could enjoy with children.”  Conway believed that THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW, which reached No. 13 in the ratings, endured because it didn’t offend anyone.  Read more: