‘Caddyshack’ thesp dies

Resin played Mr. Beeper in comedy

Thesp Dan Resin, who appeared in “Caddyshack” as Mr. Beeper, died July 30 in Oakland, N.J., of complications from Parkinson’s disease. He was 79.

Resin was featured in a number of films and TV series and had a long stint in commercials as the Ty-D-Bol toilet cleaning man. Besides “Caddyshack” he appeared in “The Sunshine Boys,” “The Man With One Red Shoe” and “Wise Guys,” among other pics. In TV he had a recurring role on CBS’ “On Our Own” in the 1970s.

Resin graduated from Indiana U. with a degree in music and theater. He served a stint in the army at Fort Monmouth. N.J.

He worked in several Off Broadway and Broadway shows in the ’60s, including “Once Upon a Mattress,” tuners “The Young Abe Lincoln,” “Fade Out, Fade In,” “On a Clear Day You Can See Forever” and “Don’t Drink the Water.”

He later became a Eucharistic minister at the Immaculate Conception Church in Secaucus.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Margaret; three daughters; three grandsons and two grandaughters; a brother and two sisters.

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