Frequently grateful. Valerie Bertinelli thanked her gradual ex-husband, Eddie Van Halen, for the fondness he gave her in a touching tribute following his dying from cancer on Tuesday, October 6.
“40 years ago my lifestyles modified forever after I met you,” Bertinelli, 60, wrote via Instagram on Tuesday. “You gave me the one gorgeous gentle in my lifestyles, our son, Wolfgang.”
The Sizzling in Cleveland alum shared a dusky-and-white throwback portray of herself and Van Halen with their son, Wolfgang Van Halen, hours after her son confirmed that the Van Halen cofounder died after struggling with throat cancer.
“Via all of your nerve-racking therapies for lung cancer, you kept your aesthetic spirit and that impish grin,” the One Day at a Time actress persisted. “I’m so grateful Wolfie and I feel been able to retain you in your closing moments.”