Bob Saget’s wife, Kelly Rizzo, has broken her silence over his passing. On Monday, Rizzo released a statement to E! News in which she said she was “completely upset” by the loss of her husband. The world was shocked to learn of Saget’s passing on Sunday. He was 65 years old.
” All my heart. Bob was my absolute everything, ”Rizzo’s statement began. “I am completely upset and incredulous. I am so deeply touched by the outpouring of love and tribute from our friends, family, fans and peers. She went on to say that she would talk more about her husband in the future when the news wasn’t so “raw.”
“When the time is right and this news doesn’t get so raw, I can’t wait to share more of Bob with the world,” she continued. “Sharing how much he meant to me, everyone around him, and how much all of his fans and friends meant to him too. Please respect my privacy at this time. ”
Saget and Rizzo got married in October 2018. They did not have children together. But, the Full House star has had three daughters – Aubrey, Jennifer and Lara – with his ex-wife, Sherri Kramer. Following the news of Saget’s death, his family released a statement. Their message read, “We are devastated to confirm that our beloved Bob has 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 a laugh. The family ended their statement by writing, “While we are asking for confidentiality at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter Bob has brought to the world.” “
Fans were shocked to learn of Saget’s death on Sunday. He was reportedly found responsive Sunday afternoon in his hotel room in Orlando, Florida. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The Orange County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the actor’s death on Twitter, writing: “Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes for a call about a unconscious man in a hotel room. The man was identified as Robert Saget & declared dead at the scene. Detectives found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case. Since news of his death broke, fans and friends have taken to social media to pay tribute to the late comedian, many of whom have recounted the legacy Saget leaves behind.