Bob Saget’s Family Breaks Silence After Death: ‘We Are Devastated’


Always of their hearts. Bob Saget’s household spoke out publicly for the primary time since information broke of his dying on Sunday, January 9.

“We are devastated to confirm that our beloved Bob passed away today,” the household stated in a press release to Us Weekly on Sunday. “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 late star’s family members requested for privateness throughout this time, but in addition invited followers to “join us in remembering the love and laughter that Bob brought to the world.”

The Full House star was pronounced useless by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday after resort safety discovered him unresponsive in his resort room on the Ritz Carlton in Orlando, Florida. He was 65.

Saget is survived by spouse Kelly Rizzo and three daughters, Lara, Aubrey and Jennifer, whom he shared with ex-wife Sherri Kramer.

“Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes for a call about an unresponsive man in a hotel room,” the sheriff’s office tweeted on the time. “The man was identified as Robert Saget & pronounced deceased on scene. Detectives found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case.”

The comic, who was on the town for a present, was finest recognized for his position as Danny Tanner on Full House, which ran from 1987 to 1995. He later reprised the position for Netflix’s Fuller House, which led to 2020 after 5 seasons.

Saget handed away lower than three months after he celebrated his three-year anniversary with spouse Rizzo, 42.

The pair obtained engaged in November 2017, after meeting by way of a mutual pal two years prior. They tied the knot in October 2018, with Rizzo completely telling Us Weekly, “The night was perfection and the love and support from our family and friends was overwhelming.”

Ahead of his premature dying, the blogger gushed over the How I Met Your Mother alum in honor of their milestone.

“Happy 3 year anniversary!! Time flies with you! Doesn’t feel a day over 2 years 10 months,” the Chicago native wrote through Instagram in October 2021. “Love you @bobsaget, Thank you for being the most wonderful husband!”

Five months prior, each Saget and Rizzo sung one another’s praises in honor of their respective birthdays, that are simply days aside.

“Happy birthday to my wonderful husband @bobsaget ❤️🎂❤️🎂 I look up to him. But only when we’re standing next to each other. (He wrote that joke),” Rizzo shared on May 17 alongside a photograph hugging her man. “Thank you Bob — You’re my ultimate travel buddy, best friend, and….anyone who knows you knows…there is NO ONE on earth like you. 🤣❤️.”

Two days later, the Pennsylvania native referred to as his longtime love the “sweetest, most beautiful, smartest woman” whereas toasting to her birthday. “I am so incredibly lucky — and always surprised she loves me so much. Almost as much as I love her,” he wrote via Instagram. “Everyone who gets to have Kelly in their life is beyond fortunate. She is an amazing wife, daughter, sister, ‘step-mommy Kelly,’ and best friend.”

Before discovering happiness with Rizzo, the Bob Saget’s Here for You creator was married to legal professional Kramer for 15 years. The former couple welcomed their three daughters earlier than separating in 1997.

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