Fans, friends, and family of ex-musician and actor David Cassidy were heartbroken after his death on November 21st. The 67-year-old “Partridge Family” star sadly passed away in a Florida hospital after initially being placed in an induced coma and enduring days of suffering from organ failure, which ultimately took his life.
Before Cassidy died, he opened up about his struggles with alcoholism and dementia. In his final days of life, he made it clear that he regretted much of his poor lifestyle choices.
Previously, Cassidy’s daughter Katie revealed her father’s last four words: “So much wasted time.”
Fortunately, Cassidy didn’t seem to waste any time in his final days, which were reportedly spent surrounded by those he loves.
On Wednesday, November 29th, sources close to Cassidy revealed additional details about the 1970s heartthrob's last few days to PEOPLE. Despite the actor’s differences and complications with much of his family members, everyone put those aside to cherish what would be his final moments on earth.
PEOPLE reported that Cassidy’s ex-wife, children, and brothers “dropped everything to be by his side.”
One source stated, “This has been a catalytic time in the family, an opportunity for them to unite and share the joy and sorrow of David’s life. He was a complicated man—he had tremendous highs and tremendous lows until finally the lows got the best of him.”
Thankfully, the last memories Cassidy’s family will take with them are positive ones.
David’s brother Patrick noted, “No one made me laugh like David. We spent our final days together just laughing. I’m so grateful that I was able to hold and love the best friend I’ll ever have in his last moments.”
Please continue to pray for David Cassidy’s loved ones. In more uplifting news, see Prince William’s hilarious reaction to his brother’s royal engagement.