Berenstain Bears co-creator Jan Berenstain dies

Monday, February 27, 2012 | 3:08 p.m. CST; updated 3:44 p.m. CST, Monday, February 27, 2012

PHILADELPHIA — Jan Berenstain, who with her husband, Stan, wrote and illustrated the Berenstain Bears books that have charmed preschoolers and their parents for 50 years, has died. She was 88.