Families, friends, fans and others mourn the loss Bob SagetHis Voll House co-starLori LoughlinThe comedian is open to her friendship over the long term.
The 57-year-old actress—who co-starred alongside the comedian in both Voll HouseAnd Fuller House—said in a statement to CelebHomes News, “Words cannot begin to express how devastated I am. Bob was not only my friend, he was also my family. Bob will be greatly missed for his kindness and quick wit. I am grateful to you for many wonderful memories and hours of laughter. Bobby, you are my hero.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office reported that Saget had been found dead in a room of the Ritz-Carlton Orlando Hotel on Jan. 9. He was 65. His cause of death was not known at the moment.
The two actors first starred together in the popular family-friendly sitcom—as Danny Tanner and Rebecca Donaldson Katsopolis, respectively—during the show’s original run from 1987 to 1995. They reprised their roles on Netflix more than twenty years later. Fuller HouseThe series ended in June 2020.