Kelly Rizzo Says Bob Saget Is ‘Still My Husband’ After Death

His memory lives on. Kelly RizzoShe still considers Bob Saget her husband.

Rizzo, 43, who married Saget in October 2018, spoke about her loss during a Wednesday, May 12, panel of women who had all lost their partners.

“It’s like, he’s still my husband,” the Eat Travel Rock The host said Amanda Klootswhose husband Nick Cordero, died in 2020 due to COVID complications. “It’s not like, ‘Oh, he’s my former husband.’ It’s like … the relationship is different now. It’s just — it is what it is,” Rizzo continued.

The Full House In January, the alum was found unconscious in a Florida hotel room. At 65, he was declared dead. In February, Saget’s family told Us Weekly, “The authorities have determined that Bob passed from head trauma. They have concluded that Bob accidentally struck his head against something and went to sleep. No drugs or alcohol were involved.”

Rizzo explained to the panel how she keeps the How I Met Your Mother alum’s memory alive. “I mean, I still talk to him and have his pictures everywhere,” the Chicago native said.

Saget was survived by three daughters, Aubrey, Lara, and Jennifer, all 35 years old. The America’s Funniest Home Videos From 1982 to 1997, the mother of the alum was Sherri Kramer.

While speaking on the panel, the travel blogger shared that her late husband’s three daughters Recently, they visited her house and saw how much her father still plays a part in her life.


Bob Saget and Kelly Rizzo
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“His girls came to stay with me for, you know, the first time since I moved into the new house just this last week, and they walked in and I was like, ‘So it’s kind of like a museum to your dad, so don’t freak out but yes, he’s everywhere,’” she said. “And then they’ll catch me, like, talking to a picture every once in a while, and they’re like, ‘Stepmommy Kelly, are you OK?’”

Saget was a journalist in 2009. Parade, “The highest thing in my whole life is my daughters. They are my greatest treasures! If everything in my life is raised to the level of how great they are, then that would be a great thing to have achieved.”

Before Saget and Rizzo were married, the bride-to be told Us, “I’ve never met anybody like him. He keeps me on the edge of my seat, literally. He’s just a wonderful guy. He’s a comedian, so there’s never a dull moment! And all of his friends are just so fun because they’re just as fun and unique and complex as he is.”

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