FORMER Eastenders star Gary Webster’s mum has died of coronavirus because the cleaning soap star and his son are additionally battling the virus.
The 56-year-old mentioned on Twitter at this time that his beloved mum “peacefully handed away in her sleep”.
Gary shared this picture of his spouse and his mum when sharing the devastating informationCredit score: Twitter
Gary tweeted this hwne telling his followers about his mumCredit score: Twitter
Gary along with his spouse Wendy Credit score: Rex Options
Gary and his eldest son, Jack, are nonetheless preventing with the virus after testing optimistic.
He shared an image of his mum with spouse Wendy and wrote: “Thanks a lot to everybody for such lovely assist to my son and I as we get well from Covid.
“Final Sunday my mum additionally contracted the virus. 3 generations in per week. I’m devastated to say my mum did not make it & handed peacefully in her sleep final Thursday. She was a lot cherished.”
A lot of Gary’s former co-stars and superstar friends expressed their condolences.
Gary performed Graham Clark on EastEnders in 1987 earlier than returning to the cleaning soap in 2016 to play Neville Peacock.
Emmerdale star Laura Norton replied: “So sorry to listen to that Gary. Sending Love.”
EastEnders co-star Lucy Benjamin mentioned: “Omg Gary. I am so sorry. Sending you all plenty of love xxx.”
Little Mo actress Kacey Ainsworth added: “So sorry in your loss Gary xxx.”
Gary’s devasting updates comes days after telling his following that he and his 20-year-old son are isolating after testing optimistic for Covid-19.
He wrote: “To all my followers please do not suppose I am ignoring anybody lately.
“It has been a really unhappy and hard week a part of which was my eldest testing Covid optimistic on Tuesday and me testing optimistic yesterday. So strictly isolating.
“Please put on masks. Social distance.”
Gary performed Neville Peacock in Eastenders in 2016Credit score: BBC