On May 16, 2012, Mary was found dead from an apparent suicide in a building on the grounds of her Mount Kisco, New York, home; the death was ruled by the Westchester County medical examiner to be due to asphyxiation from hanging. Mary and Robert Kennedy filed for divorce in 2010 but it had not been finalized at the time of her death.
The house featured on VGT is the old home prior to a new build of an eco-friendly brick home in the same location. The property consists of 10.70 acres of land. The current appraised value of the property is $4,577,000, according to public records.