Jerry Maren, who played a member of The Lollipop Guild in has passed away in the nursing care facility of San Diego. The star was buried n Saturday at Forest Lawn in Hollywood, reported TMZ. Maren played one of the iconic Munchkins in the movie that was deeply loved by the LGBT audience. Although gossips circulated that Maren had passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2016, it was soon discovered the star was being taken care of by relatives in Southern California and cut off all the connections with public as he turned 96. A close friend of the star, Steve Cox, reported that Maren was fit and well, but had bowed out of public appearances. Ruth Robinson Duccini, the last of the original female Munchkins from the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz, died in 2014, leaving Maren as the last remaining star.