Sandra Bullock’s youthful sister, Gesine Bullock-Prado, is honoring Bryan Randall after he died following a three-year battle with ALS.
“I’m satisfied that Bry has discovered one of the best fishing spot in heaven and is already casting his lure into speeding rivers teaming with salmon,” Bullock-Prado, 53, penned in a heartfelt Instagram tribute to Randall on Monday, August 7.
Noting that “ALS is a merciless illness,” Bullock-Prado mentioned, “There’s some consolation in figuring out he had one of the best of caretakers in my wonderful sister and the band of nurses she assembled who helped her take care of him of their residence.”
She concluded her message by writing, “Relaxation in peace, Bryan. In lieu of flowers, please donate to ALS Affiliation and Massachusetts Basic Hospital (hyperlinks in bio).”
Bullock-Prado shared her tribute the identical day information broke that Randall had died on the age of 57. “It’s with nice unhappiness that we share that on August 5, Bryan Randall handed away peacefully after a three-year battle with ALS,” the photographer’s household confirmed in an announcement on Monday. “Bryan selected early to maintain his journey with ALS non-public and people of us who cared for him did our greatest to honor his request.”
Identical to Bullock-Prado, the household went on to ask for donations to the ALS Affiliation and Massachusetts Basic Hospital to be made in his honor. “We’re immensely grateful to the tireless medical doctors who navigated the panorama of this sickness with us and to the astounding nurses who turned our roommates, typically sacrificing their very own households to be with ours,” the assertion continued. “Right now we ask for privateness to grieve and to come back to phrases with the impossibility of claiming goodbye to Bryan.”
Us Weekly revealed in August 2015 that Bullock, 59, has begun relationship Randall — one 12 months after she was briefly linked to fellow actor Chris Evans. Randall took on a coparenting function with Bullock’s son, Louis, whom she adopted in 2010, and Bullock’s daughter, Laila, whom she adopted in 2015. (Randall additionally shared daughter Skylar Staten Randall, 20, with ex Janine Staten, who died in 2004.)
“Bryan is such a candy soul, and issues couldn’t be extra completely different from the poisonous relationships she’s been in earlier than,” a good friend of Bullock’s completely informed Us in June 2019.
Bullock later referred to as Randall the “love of my life” throughout a November 2021 episode of Pink Desk Speak, including that they weren’t in any rush to tie the knot.
Days earlier than his dying, sources informed Us that the couple had been on the rocks after taking a while aside final 12 months.