LATEST: Former KATE AND ALLIE star Susan Saint James has spoken out about the life of her beloved 14-year-old son, Teddy Ebersol, who was killed in a Colorado plane crash last month (NOV04).

Wearing a BOSTON RED SOX cap - Teddy's favourite baseball team -the actress was interviewed yesterday (03DEC04) on America's TODAY show, where she remembered the happy times they had and the words of wisdom left behind by her son.

She said, "He felt peace on Earth. He was one happy guy."

The teenager's body was recovered from the tragic crash site on Monday night (29NOV04). His father, NBC chairman DICK EBERSOL, and 21-year-old brother, CHARLIE, managed to escape from the small plane, which reportedly skidded and burst into flames during takeoff at an airport near Colorado's Telluride Ski Area.

Both are expected to make full recoveries. The pilot and a flight attendant on the plane were also killed in the crash.

The actress plans to mark her son's tombstone with the words, "The finish line is only the beginning of a whole new race."

04/12/2004 02:59