It's never fun when soap writers kill off our favorite characters when actors leave the show — fortunately, we take comfort in the fact that some soap characters don't really die. There's always hope of seeing their glorious return! We've seen them come back as visions and ghosts several times, but it's never as rewarding as seeing them be brought back from the dead!
Click through the gallery to see some of the times fictional characters from ABC soaps have returned from the dead!
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