Sherwood Schwartz, the legendary television writer who created Gilligan's Island and The Brady Bunch, passed away yesterday at the age of 94. One of his final acts was to write this sweet, funny and heartwarming letter. I hope there's a laugh track in heaven.
In this March 7, 2008 file photo, Writer/producer Sherwood Schwartz reacts during a ceremony where he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Schwartz, who created "Gilligan's Island" and "The Brady Bunch" died Tuesday, July 12, 2011. He was 94. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, file)