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 “passed away peacefully Oct. 25 in hospital in White Rock, B.C., at the age of 74 with family and friends at his side.”
The obituary also notes that James tried not to let his battle with Parkinson’s get in the way living his life:
“Despite 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.”
May he rest in peace.
Photo Credit: Fame/Flynet, Twitter