Love After Tragedy! Catherine Bach In 'Serious Relationship' Following Husband's Suicide

Catherine Bach Relationship
Source: Los Angeles Police Protective League / Getty Images

Oct. 23 2015, Published 7:18 a.m. ET

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It's been more than five years since Dukes of Hazzard star Catherine Bach came home and found her husband of almost 20 years, Peter Lopez, dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head.

But time heals all heartache, as Bach tells exclusively tthat she's found love once again!

"It's been some time now since that happened, but I have moved on," the 61-year-old iconic actress told at the 14th Annual LAPD Eagle & Badge Foundation Gala event on Saturday in Los Angeles.

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"I'm really doing well right now. I have the love of my beautiful daughters and a lot of love in my life, so everything has turned out alright."

Bach arrived at the event on the arm of Peter Repovich, who is the President of the Eagle and Badge Foundation, and a Director of the Los Angeles Police Protective League.

"We are very happy together," the original Daisy Duke told "He is a very special guy."

Catherine Bach

As previously reported, the widowed mother of daughter's Sophia, 19, and Laura, 16, opened up about her husband Peter's suicide in a 2013 interview saying, "He was very happy with his family and very proud of his girls. We had a deep love … We were very happy for 19 years."

And now she's happy once again!



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