Ariana Grande’s grandfather sadly passed away this week, and fans have been sending lots of support to Ariana and her family. Ariana also got a message from her former “Sam & Cat” co-star Jennette McCurdy.
Jennette sent out the following note on Twitter:
My thoughts & condolences go out to the Grande family. I met Ariana’s Grandpa several times. He was always kind & classy. #RIPGrandpaGrande
Our thoughts are with the Grande family during this very difficult time.
Ariana Grande and Frankie Grande’s mom Joan Grande has reacted to her father’s passing on social media. Joan sent out the following notes, thanking fans for all of their support:
I am so grateful to see the tremendous outpouring of love and support for my family. We are hurting but seeing your responses we are soothed.
I am so lucky because I had the greatest father in the world. He truly was a gentleman, and incredible role model. I love him so much!
Thank you to the fan bases that joined forces to send us love.. there will be a moment when we read all of it and we will heal! But for now.
Thanks to @CBSBigBrother & @RyanSeacrest & @GMA for showing so much support to my children! I send my love and respect! Thank you again!
Our thoughts are with Joan and her family during this very sad time.