David Cassidy Of The Partridge Family Has Passed Away

David Cassidy has passed away in hospital surrounded by loved ones, aged 67. 

First making a name for himself as a child star on the TV show The Partridge Family, Cassidy went on to have an illustrious career in acting and music. 

Cassidy admitted that he was struggling with dementia earlier this year, while his life was also marred by alcoholism.

His publicist confirmed the news, sharing a statement from his family. 

“On behalf of the entire Cassidy family, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our father, our uncle, and our dear brother, David Cassidy," the statement from his family read. 

"David died surrounded by those he loved, with joy in his heart and free from the pain that had gripped him for so long.

"Thank you for the abundance and support you have shown him these many years.”

May he rest in peace. 

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