Alan Thicke dies from Heart Attack
Actor Alan Thicke has died at the age of 69.Thicke died from a heart attack on Tuesday.
Robin Thicke his Grammy award winning son called him the ‘greatest man I have ever met’ and ‘always a gentleman.’
The beloved Growing Pains actor was reportedly playing hockey with his son when he suffered a massive heart attack. He was rushed to the hospital around noon and soon after pronounced dead.
His family included his wife Tanya and three sons, Robin, Brennan and Carter.
Robin Thicke told The Los Angeles Times his father was playing hockey with his brother, 19-year-old Carter, when he suffered a heart attack.
Robin said the last thing his father said to Carter was a compliment on his nice shot.
Robin also noted ‘I saw him a few days ago and told him how much I loved and respected him,’ Thicke told the newspaper, adding that his father was an inspiration for his own musical career.
‘The good thing was that he was beloved and he had closure.’