Fellow Celebrities React to the Heartbreaking News of David Cassidy's Passing

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November 21, 2017Nov 21, 2017

Fellow Hollywood celebrities are joining in with the many mourning the loss of teen heart-throb David Cassidy. Sadly, Cassidy passed away on Tuesday at the age of 67.

The "Partridge Family" actor died in Fort Lauderdale, Florida due to organ failure. He had been hospitalized in intensive care for liver and kidney failure since last week.

Following his passing, his family issued a statement confirming the heartbreaking news. “On behalf of the entire Cassidy family, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, our uncle, and our dear brother, David Cassidy. David died surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart and free from the pain that had gripped him for so long. Thank you for the abundance and support you have shown him these many years," the statement read.

Fellow musicians and actors have shared their mourning and condolences on social media. Many of them taking to Twitter to share photos and fond memories of the late 1970's icon.

https://twitter.com/rickspringfield/status/933167373577801729

https://twitter.com/The_Patriot_V/status/933172528591396864

https://twitter.com/jackgcassidy/status/933160505333518337

https://twitter.com/HarryConnickJR/status/933161720041869313

https://twitter.com/BrianWilsonLive/status/933159528547352577

https://twitter.com/marieosmond/status/933171454119686144

https://twitter.com/MarleeMatlin/status/933157416803246080

Our hearts and prayers go out to his family during this difficult time. Were you a big fan of David or his hit show? Let us know your thoughts or favorite memory on our Facebook page! In other celebrity news, a Tony Award-winning actress from "Three's Company" has also recently passed away. 

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