(CNN) She made it big decades ago yet Jean Stapleton still has plenty of fans.
Some of those fans are entertainers themselves who either worked with Stapleton or were awed and inspired by her work. Others enjoyed her performances while sitting in a Broadway theater or watching from their living rooms.
Below are a sampling a celebrity reactions most of them from Twitter
' All in the Family' star Jean Stapleton dies at 90. One of my favorites has passed away. Jean was Brilliant. RIP
Michael Chiklis1994 Stapleton Impact of Edith Bunker King remembers Jean Stapleton
It's a sad day. RIP Jean Stapleton. Legend Icon OneOfAKind
Jean Stapleton beloved as Edith in ALL IN THE FAMILY dies at 90. She was unforgettable in that role...rest in peace...
Those Were The Days...Rest In Peace Jean Stapleton
Jean Stapleton was a great actress and a wonderful lady. She WAS Edith Bunker.
Saddened to hear about Jean Stapleton. She was a gifted actress and comedienne. MBB
RIP Jean Stapleton a great actor whose range was unbelievable deep and majestic.
All In The Family was a great show acting may have been best in sitcom history. Jean Stapleton was unreal will not be forgotten. RIPEdith
Ms. Stapleton was a spectacular actress but her role with Mr. Lear behind the scenes was as funny and authentic as any in TV history. RIP.
JEAN STAPLETON an extraordinary actress and part of 1 of the best TV shows in history. Thank you and rest in peace. Xo
R.I.P. Jean Stapleton such a sweet lady
Dick Van Dyke
Tonight I dedicate ANNIEonBroadway to the great JEAN STAPLETON and her gorgeous memory. jeanstapleton
Jean was a brilliant comedienne with exquisite timing. Working with her was one of the greatest experiences of my life.
Rob Reiner who starred on All in the Family with Stapleton in a statement
I was at my computer when her glorious children John and Pam phoned me and I told them I was working on my memoir and reflecting on the time I was father to my personal family on Mooncrest Drive while also fathering Archie and Edith and three other families on CBS. And I added so at 90 here still is Jean Stapleton 'always where she is ' helping me to see my own frailties and humanity yet again. No one gave more profound 'How to be a human being' lessons than Jean Stapleton. Goodbye Edith darling.
Norman Lear the producer and director of All in the Family