Ellen DeGeneres' Dad Passes Away at 92 - See Her Touching Tribute!

13 January, 2018, 05:26 | Author: Brenda Erickson
  • He was very proud of me: Ellen De Generes revealed on Thursday her dad Elliot had passed away aged 92

At least 17 people died in the mudflows, and over 100 homes in Montecito were destroyed (some swept off foundations) in the neighborhood shared by Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres.

2018 is testing America's favorite talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres. "In addition to [the mudslides] in Montecito, I lost my dad this week". He had a good, long life, ' she informed the crowd.

Ellen said that he had lived a "good long life".

Ellen recalled a childhood vacation with her father on which they took a tour of the Warner Bros. lot, where she now presents her show. Studios. He loved this business.

DeGeneres said Elliot "was very proud of me. When he died, I saw this rainbow over the stage they named for me", DeGeneres wrote.

In an Instagram video, Winfrey showed the mud that had engulfed her property and pointed to an unnamed neighbor's property - likely Bridges, according to TMZ - which she said was "devastated". In another tweet, DeGeneres reminisced when her dad took her to Warner Bros.

Ellen DeGeneres announced the passing of her dad, Elliott. "I got a rainbow before he died".

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"This looks photoshopped", she remarked.

"The next day... I think everything's fine, everything's fine... and it wasn't until I put my boots on and went outside walking and I realize everything wasn't indeed fine".

"He was a kind man, very accepting man; there was not one bone of judgment in his body", DeGeneres added.

DeGeneres told her audience that her dad was a "very funny" man who gave her and her brother Vance DeGeneres their sense of humor.

"Sorry for your deep loss". People who are in their homes waiting to be rescued, they don't know what's happening because there's no power, there's no water.

HollywoodLifers, share your thoughts and condolences for Ellen and her family in the comments section below.

We certainly hope DeGeneres is feeling the love this week. "I am praying and thinking so much for our friends in the hospital and their families that are still missing".

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