Very sad news to report: Ryan Reynolds father James C. Reynolds has passed away.
Ryan shared the sad news on his official Twitter account along with a photo of his late father:
He captioned the photo: “RIP Pops. James C. Reynolds. 1941-2015 If possible, please donate/support: http://www.michaeljfox.org“.
James C. Reynolds was 74 and passed away after a twenty year long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Page Six reports:
E! News points to a local obituary that reports that James Ã¢â¬Åpassed away peacefully Oct. 25 in hospital in White Rock, B.C., at the age of 74 with family and friends at his side.Ã¢â¬Â
The obituary also notes that James tried not to let his battle with ParkinsonÃ¢â¬â¢s get in the way living his life:
Ã¢â¬ÅDespite health challenges that could have slowed him down, Jim was a strong and passionate man who lived life to the fullest. His spirit, stories and memories live on in his sons and grandkids.Ã¢â¬Â
May he rest in peace.
Photo Credit: Fame/Flynet, Twitter