Bob Saget’s widow Kelly Rizzo opens up about grief in the two months following Full House star’s death

The widow of actor Bob Saget has spoken about her grief while thanking fans for their support in a heartfelt video.

In the clip posted to Instagram Stories, Kelly Rizzo said she was touched by the kindest of fans and strangers who reached out to her in the two months following the Full House star’s death.

“I just wanted to take a second to say to everybody that it has not gone unnoticed,” she said. “I have been incredibly grateful and appreciative of all of you for the love and support.”

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Bob Saget and Kelly Rizzo
Kelly Rizzo has opened up about life after the death of her husband Bob Saget. (Getty)

“I have had people who were strangers that now have become friends on Instagram,” she added. “So many people have shared your stories with me of the loss that you’ve been through, and you’ve poured out your heart. And it’s just really kind that you’ve tried to help me by sharing your stories.”

The 42-year-old also said that she didn’t realize the extent and the difference her husband had made to many.

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Bob Saget and wife, Kelly Rizzo.
Kelly Rizzo says she didn’t realize how much her husband made an impact in people’s lives. (Instagram/@eattravelrock)

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“Seeing how much of an impact he had on all your lives is life-changing and [it’s] just immeasurable how much it means to all of us, and especially how much I know it would mean to Bob,” Rizzo said.

“He thought he was pretty well-liked [but] I don’t think he had any idea that it was to this extent how much of a difference he truly made, and so that is what I am so grateful for, so thank you all for showing me that.” Watch the full video above .

Saget was found dead in his hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida, on January 9. An autopsy performed in the days following his death ruled his death to be accidental, resulting from blunt force trauma after “an unwitnessed fall”. He was 65.

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