Doug Davidson, who played her son on the soap, announced the news on his Facebook page.
"She was the finest actor I have ever known and such a giving soul," Davidson wrote. "Her progeny are fabulous people. A credit to a life well lived. I truly can't say enough about her. I love her and miss her presence. God bless her and her family."
|Carolyn Conwell and Tony Curtis in The Boston Strangler|
Her film roles included Torn Curtain (opposite Paul Newman), The Boston Strangler (with Tony Curtis) and The Magnificent Seven Ride!
Conwell's funeral was held on Sunday.
She is survived by her daughter and two sons.