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'Superstore' Actor Nico Santos' Step-Dad Has Died From Coronavirus

'Superstore' Actor Nico Santos' Step-Dad Has Died From Coronavirus

Nico Santos is mourning the loss of his step-dad, Sonny, has he has passed away from coronavirus.

The Superstore actor revealed the sad news on his Twitter, revealing that it’s heartbreaking not to be able to comfort his mom or brother over their loss, and that his mom is actually battling the virus herself.

“For the time being, she has not required hospitalization,” Nico shared. “The loss of my stepfather is devastation but what has gutted me is taht this pandemic has kept my family apart.”

He added, “I can’t hold my mother as she mourns her husband. I can’t hug my brother as he contemplates a world without his father…”

“I want to thank everyone of you who offered up prayers, love and assistance to our family during this difficult time. Please continue to pray and send healing energy to my mom…Rest in Peace Tito Sonny. I love you.”

The death toll due to coronavirus in the United States has surpassed 2,000. See which celebrities have passed away from the virus here.

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