As the news of Patrick Swayze‘s death spreads through the community, his friends and colleagues are beginning to remember happier times and reflect on the actor’s legacy. Whoopi Goldberg shared her thoughts on how she will remember the fallen star.
“Patrick was a really good man, a funny man and one to whom I owe much that I can’t ever repay,” she said in a statement. “I believe in Ghost‘s message, so he’ll always be near.”
Swayze passed away on Monday surrounded by his family after a long battle with cancer.