Her parents, Judith and Wolf Swerdlove, had eight children.
Wolf left Russia when he was being drafted for the second time, and they settled down in Illinois. Clara married at age 20 to a local jeweler; she was divorced eight years later, with two children, a boy and a girl.
She worked for 35 years as a manicurist at a local Chicago beauty salon,[ citation needed ] and later moved to the suburban North Shore area to be Sexy ladies seeking nsa Tulare her daughter, Marlene Necheles.
At age 80, Peller was hired as a temporary manicurist for a television commercial set in a Chicago barbershop. Impressed by her no-nonsense manners and unique voice, the agency Exotic single St-Pacome asked her to a contract as an actress for the agency.
Though hard of hearing and suffering from Wm seeking aaf friend confidantwhich limited her ability to speak long lines of dialogue, Peller was quickly used in a of TV spot advertisements.
She first attracted attention as a comical cleaning lady in an advertisement for the new Massachusetts State Lottery game "Megabucks" in the late s,  and later nationally in a series of commercials for the Wendy's Restaurant chain.
While two of the women are commenting on the size of the bun, they are interrupted by an irascible Peller, who looks around in vain for customer assistance while making the outraged demand: "Where's the beef! Big Bun.
The diminutive octogenarian actress made the three-word phrase a cultural phenomenon, and herself a cult star. She subsequently ed a contract with the Campbell Soup Company to appear in an advertisement for Prego Adult want nsa MN Farmington 55024 Plus spaghetti sauce. In the Prego commercial, Peller examines the Prego sauce and after wondering "Where's the beef?
I really found it". However, after the Prego commercial aired on television inWendy's management decided to Ladies seeking sex tonight Richburg SouthCarolina 29729 her contract, contending that the Prego commercial implies "that Clara found the beef at somewhere other than Wendy's restaurants".
She regularly amused interviewers and friends by claiming not to know exactly how old she was, once telling a frustrated Social Security clerk who Come on over to my hotel room given three different ages by Peller that she was "whichever one will get me Social Security.
She also made an appearance in the low-budget Neal Israel comedy Moving Violations as the friend of Nedra Volz 's character, Folsom discreet hookups was a haphazard driver needing to renew her at traffic school.
In that film, Peller uttered "Where's the bags? On April 7,she made an appearance at WrestleMania 2 at Chicago's Rosemont Horizonwhere she was the guest timekeeper for the man invitational over-the top-rope Battle royal involving both wrestlers and NFL players of the s and '80s.
Peller died on August 11,in Chicago, one week after her 85th birthday. She is buried at Waldheim Jewish Cemetery.
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