Later that evening, Saget’s family spoke out about his heartbreaking death. “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 family said in a statement to E! News. “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.”
Saget is survived by his wife, Kelly Rizzo, as well as his three kids—Aubrey, Jennifer and Lara—from his first marriage to Sherri Kramer.