On Tuesday, actor and songwriter Alan Thicke passed away at age 69. Thicke suffered a heart attack while playing hockey, and later died in a hospital in Burbank, CA. Thicke was well known for portraying beloved TV father, “Dr. Jason Seaver” on Growing Pains in the late 1980s. It seems that all of Hollywood is heartbroken over his passing, and celebrities including Thicke’s sons Robin and Carter, took to social media to honor his memory. The WANNA has gathered some of the many tweets and Instagram posts from celebrities who paid tribute to the late Thicke below.
America loved Alan Thicke. I'm so sad he's gone. Sending so much love to his family.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 14, 2016
Sarah Michelle Gellar:
Alan Thicke was one of the nicest guys in our business. And he LOVED his family. And hockey. A shocking, sad loss.— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) December 14, 2016
Alan Thicke was always the nicest and happiest person in the room. Gone way too soon. Rest In Peace.— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) December 14, 2016
Saddened over the loss of my friend Alan. Condolences to his family.— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) December 14, 2016
Rest in peace Alan Thicke - You brought so much light, love and humor to the world! Deeply grateful for your friendship and wisdom.— Ed Helms (@edhelms) December 14, 2016
sad to learn of Alan Thicke's passing. he was a great friend over the years. thoughts & prayers to his family.— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) December 14, 2016
So sad is the passing of Alan Thicke. Such a good husband, father, brother, and friend. He will be deeply missed. Rest in peace dear Alan.— bob saget (@bobsaget) December 14, 2016
Had the pleasure of meeting Alan Thicke and his amazing wife Tanya a few years back.. my thoughts and prayers are with his family. RIP 😔— Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) December 14, 2016
Candace Cameron Bure:
RIP Alan Thicke. I grew up watching him and got to know him through Robin. He was always so kind to me. So sad to hear about his passing.— John Legend (@johnlegend) December 14, 2016
So saddened to hear about the death of Alan Thicke. All heart,loved life and was a true gentleman and hockey brother. R.I.P.— David Boreanaz (@David_Boreanaz) December 14, 2016
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