Bob Saget Dead at 65 , Cause of Death not Determined
Days following the death of America's Golden Girl Betty White, America is mourning the death of everyone's favorite TV dad Bob Saget. The comedian best known for his role as Danny Tanner in the 90's sitcom Full House for eight seasons from 1987-1995 and in the reboot Fuller House for five seasons from 2016-2020 was found dead in his Ritz-Carlton hotel room in Orlando Florida according to the Orange County Sheriffs department. He was found while the Ritz Carlton security guard conducted a wellness check when there was no sign of a check out and he failed to call back friends and family members. He was 65 years old.
"The man was identified as Robert Saget & pronounced deceased on scene. Detectives found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case
- Detective from the Orange County Sherifs Department
His death was reported at the late afternoon hours on Sunday, he posted on instagram the night before enjoying life and how he found the fire and the passion in his comedy after the events of the last few years.
As per Yahoo Entertainment a statement was made from the coroner's office which read:
"An autopsy was performed this morning on Robert Lane Saget. Mr. Saget is a 65-year-old male, who was found unresponsive in his hotel room. At this time, there is no evidence of drug use or foul play," Orange and Osceola Counties chief medical examiner Joshua Stephany tells Yahoo Entertainment in a statement.
Outside of the Danny Tanner role he was a stand up comedian as well as the host of America's Funniest Home Videos , He was the older version of Ted Mosby in the hit sitcom How I Met Your Mother.
While he lead two different lives on screen and off screen, as the raunchy comedian or the wholesome dad. Bob Saget touched the lives of not only his family and friends, but his coworkers his community, but his audience who all fell for the magic and the illusion that was Bob Saget. For many of us he was the father we wish we all had, when many nights we cried due to losing a parent and he was there on your TV as Full House was syndicated all over the world. In a quasi therapeutic way he guided you through life's hardships and tribulations growing up through every episode of the series.
He was survived by his wife Kelly Rizzo and his children Aubrey, Lara, and Jennifer Belle. He died more than 40 years after the death of his sister Andrea and Gay.
He will be forever missed.