NFL Legend Frank Gifford Has Passed Away



Notable broadcaster, and NFL legend Frank Gifford has died. He was 84.

Gifford died of natural causes in his CT home on Sunday.

On Sunday, the family released a statement:

“It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father and friend, Frank Gifford. Frank died suddenly this beautiful Sunday morning of natural causes at his Connecticut home.

“We rejoice in the extraordinary life he was privileged to live, and we feel grateful and blessed to have been loved by such an amazing human being,” the statement continued. ” We ask that our privacy be respected at this difficult time and we thank you for your prayers.”

 Gifford is survived by Kathie Lee Gifford, and their two children, Cody, 25 and Cassidy, 22,  as well as three children, Jeff, Kyle and Victoria, from a previous marriage.

After his death was announced, Kathie Lee tweeted a thank you to fans for their support.

She wrote: “Deeply grateful to all 4 ur outpouring of grace. We r steadfast in our faith & finding comfort in knowing where Frank is. Phillippians 4:13.”


Posted on August 10, 2015, in ENTERTAINMENT NEWS. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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