If you are from the ‘70s then you might know Patti MacLeod as an actress. Well, if you’re not, like many others, you might know her as the second wife to the late television veteran, Gavin MacLeod.
Yes, Gavin has passed away. On May 29, 2021, the McHale’s Navy, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and The Love Boat star took his last breath at the age of 90. But no cause of death was given at the time.
So, who is his second wife? Stay till the end of this Patti MacLeod wiki to learn all about her.
Patti MacLeod Age
According to her IMBD profile, Patti MacLeod was born on February 15, 1931. That made her the same age as Gavin i.e. 90 in 2021. Moreover, they share the same birth month — Gavin celebrated his birthday on February 28. Talk about being made for each other.
If there was one difference, it was in their zodiac. According to their birth dates, Patti is Aquarius, while Gavin is Pisces.
Patti MacLeod Maiden Name
Patti MacLeod’s maiden name is “Kendig”. In fact, her full name is “Patricia Ann Kendig”. She officially changed her surname to “MacLeod” after marrying Gavin in 1974.
What’s more, is that even “Gavin McLeod” is Gavin’s stage name. Originally, he was born as “Allan George See” in Mt. Kisco, New York. He was the son of a gas station owner who was part Chippewa Indian (Ojibwa).
So, had Gavin not changed his name, Patti now would be called “Patti See.”
Patti MacLeod is much smaller in height than her loving late husband, Gavin. She was reported to be under 5 feet 4 inches (162 cm). Whereas, Gavin was 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm).
Her Instagram, Facebook
Many people from the early 1900s don’t seem to be interested in social media, and Patti MacLeod was one of them. As of 2021, she wasn’t present on Instagram, neither Facebook.
However, she has appeared a few times over Gavin’s IG. The last we saw her was in December 2013. Gavin uploaded a picture of them from an episode of The Love Boat captioned,
“My wife, Patti, was always my favorite guest passenger on #TheLoveBoat. Can you guess this episode?”
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Patti MacLeod Net Worth
Patti MacLeod’s net worth was under $3 million in 2021. Likewise, her husband Gavin’s flaunted a net worth of a stunning $10 million at the time of his death.
Reportedly, together the husband-wife shared a $350,000 home in Rancho Mirage, California. The bungalow-style condo in Palm Springs was originally listed for $389,000, but the price dropped a bit to gain more interest. Originally, the couple purchased the home for around $290,000.
A Washington, D.C. native, Patti was always passionate about acting. However, she never could make it big into the industry. As per her IMBD profile, Patti first stepped into the industry in 1972 through the movie That Certain Summer. Then, in 1978 she got a chance to appear on an episode of Wonder Woman as Mrs. Ekksworth. Later, she also appeared as a suitor in the TV services Palmerstown, U.S.A. in 1981.
After the 2000s, Patti has only appeared in two movies —Times Changer (2002), and Shear Delight (2009).
Also, the actress has made guest appearances on The Love Boat at over 8 episodes.
Trivia: Patti was also involved with Washington, D.C. Ballet and has danced frequently before Southern California audiences.
Gavin And Patti MacLeod: Wedding, Kids
Patti first married Gavin MacLeod back in 1974. But at the time, Gavin was over the moon with his success which led to alcoholism, and ultimately that became the reason for the couple’s divorce.
However, Gavin later turned his life around and got back the love of his life. The two then went on to hold their second wedding in 1985, after 3 years of their divorce. Also, talking about their marriage, they then published a book called “Back on Course” in 1987.
Furthermore, Gavin shed light on his second marriage with Patti,
“This is so meaningful to me that I really wanted it to be small. But when we decided, or God decided, a week ago Friday to do this … we just said ‘OK’ to the idea of sharing the wedding with convention-goers.”
As for their kids, Patti and Gavin seemed to have none. However, Patti is the stepmom to Gavin’s four children (two sons and two daughters) from his previous marriage with Joan Devore.
Go check Gavin’s autobiography “Back on Course, the Remarkable Story of a Divorce That Ended in Remarriage” to learn more about his relationship with Patti.
Patti MacLeod Ex-Husband
Before Gavin, Patti MacLeod was married to a salesman named Harry Thomas “Tom” Steele Sr. The two share three kids, namely — Andy, Tommy, and the actress Stephanie Steele.
Also, Patti now is a grandmother of over three grandchildren.
Sadly, Patti’s ex-husband Harry passed away on February 21, 2005, at the age of 74.
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Last modified: May 30, 2021