“Hardest day of my life”, says John Stamos

Bob Saget was buried.

The beloved actor and comedian’s funeral was held in Los Angeles on Friday.

The private ceremony – which took place five days after her death on January 9 – brought together friends and family, including John Stamos, Candace Cameron Bure, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Jodie Sweetin, Dave Coulier, Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli.

Those in attendance were seen outside the funeral home and arriving for the ceremony, most looking gloomy in formal attire. John Mayer, Jeff Ross, Jimmy Kimmel, Kathy Griffin, Dave Chappelle were also seen arriving.

Earlier today, Stamos, 58, reflected on the difficult day ahead.

“Today will be the hardest day of my life,” said his Full house costar wrote on Twitter, sharing the Serenity Prayer: “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”

Saget’s widow, Kelly Rizzo, replied to Stamos, writing: “I love your brother.”

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Entertainment in London/Shutterstock Pallbearers at Bob Saget’s funeral

On the afternoon of January 9, Saget was found dead in his hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida. The previous night, he had done an hour-long stand-up outside of Jacksonville.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Saget’s death after deputies were called just after 4 p.m. local time. “Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes to a call regarding an unresponsive man in a hotel room. The man was identified as Robert Saget and pronounced deceased. at the scene. Detectives found no signs of foul play or any drug use in this instance,” law enforcement wrote on Twitter.

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Saget is survived by his wife Rizzo, whom he married in October 2018, and his three daughters Aubrey, 34, Lara, 32, and Jennifer, 29, with ex-wife Sherri Kramer.

Following news of Saget’s death, the star’s family released a statement, saying they were “devastated” by his sudden death.

“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 statement read. “Although we ask for privacy at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter Bob brought to the world.”

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Bob Saget

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Rizzo shared a statement a day after her husband’s death.

“All my heart. Bob was everything to me,” she shared on Jan. 10. “I am so overwhelmed and in disbelief. I am so deeply touched by the outpouring of love and tribute from our friends, family, fans and peers.”

the Eat Travel Rock the blogger, who met Saget in 2015, added: “When the time is right and this news isn’t so raw, I can’t wait to share more of Bob with the world. To share how much he meant to me, all those around him, and how much all of his fans and friends meant to him as well. Thank you for respecting my privacy at this time.”

On Monday, authorities announced that Saget’s autopsy was complete. The report says there is currently no evidence of foul play or drug use.

Joshua Stephany, Chief Medical Examiner for Orange and Osceola Counties, added in a press release that the cause and circumstances of Saget’s death “are pending further study and investigation which may take up to 10 to 12 weeks”.

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Bob Saget

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Born in Philadelphia on May 17, 1956, Saget was raised in a Jewish family led by his father, Benjamin, and mother, Dolly.

The star got his big break in Hollywood when he booked the role of Danny Tanner in Full house. The sitcom ran from the fall of 1987 to May 1995, during which Saget starred alongside Stamos, Cameron Bure, Dave Coulier, Jodie Sweetin, Lori Loughlin, Andrea Barber and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.

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In 2016, Saget returned to the role and reprized Danny Tanner for the Full house sequel series, More complete house.

His other famous roles included hosting America’s Funniest Home Videos from 1989 to 1997 as well as the narrator on how I Met Your Mother and the voice of future Ted Mosby, played by actor Josh Radnor.

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