Lance Reddick’s wife Stephanie is thanking the fans who are celebrating the beloved actor following his death at age 60.
“Lance was taken from us far too soon,” wrote Stephanie Reddick, who married the actor in 2011 and shared children Yvonne Nicole and Christopher with him, in a message posted to her husband’s Instagram account.
“Thank you for all your overwhelming love, support and beautiful stories shared on these platforms over the last day,” she continued. “I see your messages and can’t begin to express how grateful I am to have them.”
Stephanie went on to praise the “thousands of Destiny players who played in special tribute to Lance, thank you,” citing his pivotal role in the cult-favorite video game. “Lance loved you as much as he loved the game,” she added, including a still of his character, Commander Zavala, in her photo series.
She concluded her statement by sharing that donations could be made to MOMCares, an organization that serves mothers and families in Reddick’s hometown of Baltimore.
The actor’s representative at Portait PR, told Yahoo that Reddick “passed away suddenly of natural causes.”
“Lance will be greatly missed,” said Hansen, who requested privacy for the actor’s surviving family members, wife Stephanie and children Yvonne Nicole and Christopher.
Reddick was noticeably absent from the John Wick: Chapter 4 premiere in New York City on Wednesday for reasons not immediately made clear. However the actor, who plays Charon, was doing press and participated in multiple interviews this week. The film is set to be released March 24.