Rickles Mourning Loss Of His Son

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December 12, 2011 | 11:25am EST

Actor/comedian Don Rickles is in mourning following the death of his only son.
The Toy Story star pulled out of his performances at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Florida towards the end of last month after citing the illness of a close family member, and now it’s emerged Larry Rickles died of pneumonia complications and respiratory failure on 3 December.

He passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 41, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Larry Rickles was born in 1970 and went on to become a writer for the popular sitcom Murphy Brown. He also received an Emmy Award in 2008 for his TV documentary on his comedian father, Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project.

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