After a tragic skiing accident, actress Natasha Richardson has passed away at the age of 45. She was surrounded by family, who had the difficult decision to remove her from life support after she suffered head injuries, and was listed as “brain dead” from her fall. Her husband, actor Liam Neeson, has released a statement, through his rep, on behalf of the grieving family.
The statement reads:
Alan Nierob, Neeson’s rep said, “Liam Neeson, his sons, and the entire family are shocked and devastated by the tragic death of their beloved Natasha. They are profoundly grateful for the support, love and prayers of everyone, and ask for privacy during this very difficult time.”
Natasha and Liam were married in 1994, and have two sons – Micheal Richard Antonio, 13, and Daniel Jack, 12.
“A small private funeral,” is planned according to family members.
We are so sorry for their loss.