Leave It To Beaver star Tony Dow has died on Tuesday at age 77.
The actor’s loss of life was introduced later within the morning on Facebook in a be aware from his administration crew.
Dow’s loss of life comes simply two months after his could announcement that he had been identified with cancer.
Saying goodbye: Leave It To Beaver star Tony Dow has died at 77, his administration crew introduced Tuesday in a Facebook post; pictured in 2017 in Los Angeles
The Facebook post, which was credited to Frank Bilotta and Renee James, referred to Tony as a ‘stunning soul.’
‘It is with an especially heavy heart that we share with you the passing of our beloved Tony this morning,’ it started.
‘Tony was an exquisite soul — form, compassionate, humorous and humble. It was actually a pleasure to simply be round him,’ they continued. ‘His light voice and unpretentious method was instantly comforting and you might not assist however love him.
‘The world has lost an incredible human being, however we’re all richer for the reminiscences that he has left us. From the nice and cozy reminiscences of Wally Cleaver to these of us lucky sufficient to know him personally — thanks Tony.’
They additionally supplied thanks for ‘the reflections of an easier time, the laughter, the friendship and for the sensation that you just had been a giant brother to us all.’
‘We will miss you,’ Bilotta and James concluded whereas noting that they had been simply his ‘administration crew,’ but in addition his ‘pricey mates.’
Heartfelt: ‘Tony was an exquisite soul — form, compassionate, humorous and humble. It was actually a pleasure to simply be round him,’ his administration crew Frank Bilotta and Renee James wrote
Veteran star: Dow performed Wally Cleaver for everything of Leave It To Beaver’s six-year run, from 1957 to 1963. He reprised his function within the Eighties in a reunion film and sequence The New Leave It To Beaver, however final year revealed he struggled with depression after being typecast
The Los Angeles native and his spouse of 41 years, Lauren, beforehand stated they had been heartbroken over his cancer diagnosis diagnosis, TMZ reported, and had been grateful of prayers from followers, prematurely.
Dow didn’t identify the kind of cancer he has been identified with.
Dow handled health issues in August of 2021 when he landed in a hospital whereas battling a case of pneumonia, TMZ reported, noting that he had to spend 24 hours within the emergency room due to a surge within the coronavirus Delta pressure at the time.
Lauren advised TMZ that Dow didn’t have COVID-19, as he examined negative for the virus 5 instances.
‘On behalf of Tony and myself we thanks to your concern for him,’ she advised the outlet.
Dow performed the function of Wally Cleaver on Leave It to Beaver in all 234 episodes of the present from 1957 to 1963 alongside Jerry Mathers, and late stars Hugh Beaumont, Barbara Billingsley and Ken Osmond.
Bad information: Leave It to Beaver actor Tony Dow, 77, beforehand revealed that he had been identified with cancer in May. The late actor is pictured together with his spouse Lauren, whom he married in June 1980
Iconic sequence: Dow performed the function of Wally Cleaver on Leave It to Beaver in all 234 episodes of the present from 1957 to 1963
Big brother: The actor who performed Wally Cleaver appeared on the famed present with Jerry Mathers (entrance) and late stars Hugh Beaumont and Barbara Billingsley who performed June and Ward (back)