It’s safe to say that Bob Saget touched the hearts of more people than he ever knew after tributes to the late star flooded social media following his sudden death.
But he was more than just a kind person…
He was a hero too.
Private help for a child with scleroderma prompted fans to raise a total of $80,000.
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Saget passed away on Sunday, January 9, at the age of sixty-five.
He was tragically found unconscious in his hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando.
Saget was best known for his role as Danny Tanner on the 80s sitcom. Full house.
The popular sitcom ran from 1987 to 1995, with Saget later reprising the role in 2016 for the Netflix reboot. Fuller House.
Fuller House ran for 4 years.
Saget’s career included roles in Entourage and a popular podcast series called Bob Saget is here for you.
He also voiced the narrator for How I Met your mother.
Staff at the Ritz-Carlton found Saget unconscious in his hotel room.
Local authorities were called to the hotel, but Saget died at the scene.
Saget, who was halfway through a comedy tour, performed a show in Jacksonville the night before.
Posting a tweet about the show, Saget wrote that he “loved tonight’s show” and was “addicted to it again”.
Saget’s death was confirmed in a statement from the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. daily mail reports.
A police statement said they answered the “man down” call “just after 4:00 p.m.”.
“On arrival, they found a man who was not answering in the hotel room,” the report said.
“The man identified as Robert Lane Saget died at the scene.”
Police added that detectives found “no sign of foul play or drug use.”
However, they do not have any additional “information about the cause of death”.
The death of Saget was a shock to many people, including those around him.
And since the sad news came, friends, fans and colleagues began to praise the star.
Another person paying tribute to Saget is John Stamos.
Stamos played alongside Saget playing Uncle Jesse in Full house.
Stamos, a longtime friend, called himself “broken” when he tweeted a touching tribute.
“I am broken. I am gutted. I am in complete and utter shock. I will never have another friend like him. I love you so much, Bobby,” he wrote.
Pete Davidson is another person who spoke about the heartbreaking passing of a stunning actor, friend, father and husband.
The American comedian, actor, and screenwriter has spoken out about his mental health in the past, saying he was “in and out” of the hospital, according to Myselfsince he was only a nine year old boy.
And with everything Davidson went through, he always had someone he could rely on.
The late Bob Saget, who, according to TMZ, he described as: “One of the nicest men on the planet.”
“When I was younger and several times during our friendship, he helped me through mental health issues several times,” Davidson, 28. said.
“He spent hours on the phone with my mom trying to help in any way he could – putting us in touch with doctors and new things we could try. He will check on me and make sure I’m all right. continuation.
Ending speaking: “I love you, Bob. It was an honor for me to know you. Thanks for your kindness and friendship. My condolences to the family.”
But Saget not only gave his heart to everyone he knows.
He was also a hero to people he didn’t know.
Bob Saget privately helped a child with scleroderma.
Scleroderma belongs to a group of rare diseases. Tightens the skin and connective tissues.
The disease can also affect the functioning of the heart, lungs, and kidneys.
Bob’s sister, Gay, died at the age of forty-seven as a result of an illness, so he did not want 9-year-old Sophie Ann to suffer the same fate, especially at such a young age.
By now everyone knew that Bob had tirelessly defended the Scleroderma Research Foundation.
But what people didn’t know was that according to TMZ, he helped a little girl whose parents were also struggling.
When someone is struck by a disease, the whole family is always hard.
But especially when the girl is only 9 years old, it becomes more and more difficult to come to terms with this.
And when Bob came into Sophie Ann’s life as well as her family, they couldn’t be more grateful… Because he really helped each and every one of them.
In an Instagram post that Bob shared 4 weeks ago, he wrote a heartbreaking caption about Sophie.
“Sophie-Anne is one of the reasons I will stay on the board of directors forever and will fight to find a cure for the scleroderma that took my sister’s life.
“Repost- @srfcure Sophie Ann and her family are full of hope and inspire us every single day to stay focused on finding a cure.
“With your support, together we can make a difference for Sophie Ann, her family and all those affected by this disease.
“Your gift—on every level—gives hope for a world free of scleroderma. Can we count on you to make a year-end present today?” his signature is over.
Bob not only helped Sophie-Anne by sending her motivational videos in which he told her that she could handle it…
He went even further and also helped her sister, who needed to write a school paper.
“Bob Saget: My Everyday Hero”, the newspaper was named according to news release.
At this difficult time, our thoughts are with Saget’s family and friends.
Rest in peace, Bob Saget.