Tributes Pour in for 'Friends' Alum Mike Hagerty After His Passing at 67
Instagram
Celebrity

The actor, who was best known for portraying building superintendent Mr Treeger on the hit 1994 sitcom, is survived by his wife, sister, the latter's wife and their daughter.

AceShowbiz - "Friends" alum Mike Hagerty has sadly left this world. The actor, who was best known for portraying building superintendent Mr Treeger on the hit 1994 sitcom, passed away at the age of 67. The sad news was confirmed by his "Somebody Somewhere" co-star, Bridget Everett.

"With great sadness, the family of Michael G. Hagerty announced his death yesterday in Los Angeles. A beloved character actor, his love of his hometown of Chicago and his family were the cornerstones of his life," Bridget penned on Instagram on Friday, May 6. "Mike, a devoted husband, is survived by his wife Mary Kathryn, his sister Mary Ann Hagerty, her wife Kathleen O'Rourke, and their daughter Meg. He will be sorely missed."

A number of celebrities have since offered their condolonces. One in particular was Katie Couric, who wrote, "So sorry Bridget." Sarah Jessica Parker, commented, "No. No. No. no. Oh terrible loss and k will miss him on your show. Heartbreaking. Admired him for years. X." Lennon Parham added, "Loved by so many. Sending love to them all."

Bridget herself penned a heartfelt tribute to her on-screen father by posting some photos of the two throughout the years. In the second Instagram post, she noted, "I loved Mike the instant i met him. He was so special. Warm, funny, never met a stranger. We are devastated he has passed. Mike was adored by the entire cast and crew of Somebody Somewhere. Our thoughts are with his wife and family."

HBO, in the meantime, said in a statement, "We are very saddened to hear about the sudden passing of Mike Hagerty." It added, "A member of the HBO family for many years, his most recent role as Bridget Everett’s father in ‘Somebody Somewhere' showed his special talent for bringing heart to a performance. Mike was a joy to work with and brought warmth and kindness to all who knew him. We send our deepest condolences to his family and friends."

A cause of death has yet to be released.

You can share this post!