Bob Saget’s family members — including wife Kelly Rizzo and adult children — have broken their silence over the sudden death of the comedian.
“We are devastated to confirm that our beloved Bob passed away today. He was everything to us and we want you to know how much he loved his fans, performing live and bringing people from all walks of life together with laughter,” the Saget family said in a statement to Page Six.
“Though we ask for privacy at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter that Bob brought to the world.”
How The Full House Cast Is Dealing With The Death Of Bob Saget
Comedian and actor Bob Saget, who died Sunday at age 65, is being remembered for his humour and kindness by his friends and former colleagues.
John Stamos led the tributes, writing about his former “Full House” co-star, that he is “broken” over his death.
“I am broken. I am gutted. I am in complete and utter shock. I will never ever have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby,” Stamos wrote.
I am broken. I am gutted. I am in complete and utter shock. I will never ever have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby.
— John Stamos (@JohnStamos) January 10, 2022
Candace Cameron Bure, who played one of his daughters on “Full House,” also paid tribute.
“I don’t know what to say,” Bure tweeted. “I have no words. Bob was one of the best human beings I’ve ever known in my life. I loved him so much.”
I don’t know what to say 💔. I have no words. Bob was one of the best humans beings I’ve ever known in my life. I loved him so much.
— Candace Cameron Bure (@candacecbure) January 10, 2022
Fellow “Full House” co-star Dave Coulier posted a photo of himself holding hands with Saget and wrote, “I’ll never let go, brother. Love you.”
I’ll never let go, brother. Love you❤️ https://t.co/FYgrfqmdRq
— Dave Coulier (@DaveCoulier) January 10, 2022
According to multiple reports, the police and fire departments responded to the hotel around 4 p.m. on Sunday after security found the comedian in his room. The comedian was pronounced dead at the scene. Saget’s cause of death has yet to be revealed.
The former “America’s Funniest Home Videos” host had been on a standup comedy tour and performed a show in Jacksonville, Fla., on Saturday night before his passing.
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