Candace Cameron Bure shared another heartfelt tribute to her late co-star and friend, Bob Saget, on Instagram, which comes five days after his sudd
Candace Cameron Bure shared another heartfelt tribute to her late co-star and friend, Bob Saget, on Instagram, which comes five days after his sudden and startling death.
The actress, 45, shared a series of images on Friday that showed the TV father-daughter duo during the 35 years they knew each other.
‘Hug like Bob ♥️ I love you my sweet sweet Bobby daddy,’ the Full House actress wrote in the caption of a photo showing herself getting a big hug from her on-screen dad during her 1996 wedding.
Honored again: Candace Cameron Bure shared another tribute for her former Full House co-star and friend Bob Saget on the day of her funeral and burial, which includes the two actors hugging her her 1996 wedding to husband Valeri Bure
In addition to the black-and-white post, Cameron Bure also shared several images of Saget on her Instagram Story, which includes one showing him looking behind the camera.
There’s also a picture Saget snuggling up next to Cameron Bure and her husband Valeri Bure, who’s a former hockey star in the NHL.
The late comedian, who died suddenly while on a stand-up tour in Florida last Sunday, could also be seen toasting at a meal, and smiling with the Full House cast.
Tribute: In addition to the black-and-white post, Cameron Bure also shared several images of Saget on her Instagram story, which includes one showing him looking behind the camera
Tribute: There’s also a picture Saget snuggling up next to Cameron Bure and her husband Valeri Bure, who a former hockey star in the NHL
Saget and Cameron Bure met on the set of Full House in 1987, playing the father-daughter duo of Danny and DJ Tanner on the ABC sitcom.
The two actors reprised their roles on the series reboot, Fuller House, which ran on Netflix from 2016-2020.
Earlier this week, Cameron Bure shared a lengthy tribute to Saget on her Instagram page.
‘Oh, Bob. Why’d you have to leave us so soon? We are all family, but you were the glue. The sticky, messy, squishy, sweet, lovable glue,’ she wrote walongside an image of her embracing Saget, adding, ‘My childhood is wrapped up in you, my formative teenaged years and the rest of adulthood.’
Her on screen daddy: The late comedian, who died suddenly while on a stand-up tour in Florida last Sunday, could also be seen toasting at a meal
Colleagues and friends: The actors met on the set of Full House in 1987, and remained friends throughout the years
She continued: ‘You taught me to feel deeply at such a young age. You were never afraid or ashamed to share your emotions, to cry, to love, to laugh and say it out loud. We’ve always been so deeply connected since the day we met when I was 10 years old,’ she added. ‘You weren’t just like a father, but one of my closest friends in life. This hurts like nothing I’ve ever felt before.’
Cameron Bure also joined her former Full House castmates in honoring Saget following the news of his death, in a joint message that included John Stamos, Dave Coulier, Jodie Sweetin, Lori Loughlin, Andrea Barber and Scott Weinger, as well as Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.
‘Thirty-five years ago, we came together as a TV family, but we became a real family. And now we grieve as a family,’ the statement began, adding, ‘Bob made us laugh until we cried. Now our tears flow in sadness, but also with gratitude for all the beautiful memories of our sweet, kind, hilarious, cherished Bob.’
Stunned: Earlier this week, Cameron Bure shared a lengthy tribute to Saget on Instagram
RIP: Many of the Full House cast shared a joint message to their late co-star and friend
The joint message continued: ‘He was a brother to us guys, a father to us girls and a friend to all of us. Bob, we love you dearly. We ask in Bob’s honor, hug the people you love. No one gave better hugs than Bob,’ the group’s statement continued.
Saget was found dead at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida, on late Sunday afternoon after he missed his scheduled check out time.
The comedian had just performed his stand-up act at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall, outside of Jacksonville the previous night.
Saget’s funeral took place on January 14, 2022, and he was buried at Mount Sinai Memorial Park Cemetery, which is in the Hollywood Hills of Los Angeles.
Sad goodbye: Cameron Bure expressed her love for Saget after his death at a Florida hotel following his final stand-up performance Saturday Night