Bob Saget laid to rest

Chidalu Obiajulu

Nearly a week after his demise, popular Comedian, Bob Saget was laid to rest On Friday, Jan. 14.

He was honoured by all his beloved ones in a full funeral service in Los Angeles.

Many popular faces were in attendance. The late comedian’s wife, Kelly Rizzo, his three daughters — Aubrey Saget, Jennifer Belle Saget and Lara Melanie Saget, whose mom is Sherri Kramer—as well as members of his Full House Family.

In preparation for the funeral, Stamos tweeted that this would be the “hardest” day of his life. “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change,” he wrote, “courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference.”

The Sheriff’s office confirmed that the comedian who performed on a standup comedy tour, passed away after the performance, and was found flat on the floor of the hotel room in Florida, on Sunday, Jan 9.

“Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grandes lakes for a call about an unresponsive man in the hotel room,” the sheriff tweeted on Sunday.

“The man was identified as Robert Saget & and pronounced deceased on scene. Detectives found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case.”

Not long after the news of Saget’s death, his beloved ones, friends, fans and colleagues took to social media to honour him. ” I am broken. I am gutted. I am in complete and utter shock,” Stamos tweeted.

Bob with his family

“I will never ever have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby,” he added.

Adding to Stamos’ condolence message, the entire Full House Cast—including the Olsens released a heartfelt touching condolence statement.: “Thirty-five years ago, we came together as a TV family, but we became a real family, and now we grieve as a family,” the message which was uploaded on Instagram read.

The message continued with, “Bob made us laugh until we cried. Now our tears flow in sadness, but also with gratitude for all the beautiful memories of our sweet, kind, hilarious, cherished Bob.

“He was a brother to us all, a father to us girls and a friend to all of us. Bob, we love you dearly. We ask in Bob’s honour,hug the people you love. No one gave better hugs than Bob.”