Granddaughter, William Shatner, NASA remember Leonard Nimoy
From comedians to politicians, Leonard Nimoy was remembered fondly following news of his death on Friday.
Author: Rebecca Sapakie, Media General National Desk
BEL AIR, Calif. (MEDIA GENERAL) - From family to NASA to actors, everyone is taking to Twitter to mourn the death of the man best-known as Mr. Spock, Leonard Nimoy. Nimoy died at 83 on Friday in his Bel Air home.
His granddaughter, Dani, posted this message to Nimoy's own Twitter account following news of his death.
"Hi all, as you all know, my Grandpa passed away this morning at 8:40 from end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was an extraordinary man, husband, grandfather, brother, actor, author-the list goes on- and friend. Thank you for the warm condolences. May you all LLAP. – Dani"
And, the tributes kept coming all day long.
"I loved him like a brother. We will all miss his humor, his talent, and his capacity to love."— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) February 27, 2015
-William Shatner http://t.co/U8ZN98tVYp
RIP, Mr. Nimoy.— Jeri Ryan (@JeriLRyan) February 27, 2015
You really did live long and prosper, and we were all the richer for it.
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