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Alan Thicke's Ex-Wife Shares 'Shocking Sadness' Over Actor's Death

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Dec. 14 2016, Updated 12:31 p.m. ET

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In the wake of Alan Thicke's sudden passing, ex-wife Gloria Loring came forward to share her sadness and remember the actor's legacy. Get the exclusive details on Radar.

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"Our loss of Alan is a shocking sadness for our extended family," the Days of Our Lives star told Radar. "We were all together for Thanksgiving, laughing, eating and dancing. I am heartbroken for my sons who were so close to their dad, and for Alan's son Carter and wife Tanya."

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"He was talented, funny and deeply devoted to his family," Loring continued. "We were together for 16 years and shared memories I will always cherish."

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Loring and Alan were married from 1970 to 1983 and share sons Brennan, 41, and "Blurred Lines" singer Robin, 39, together.

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As Radar reported, As Radar readers know, the TV legend, 69, suffered a heart attack while playing hockey in Los Angeles with his youngest son, Carter.

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According to the manager at the hockey rink, Thicke was still conscious and talking as he was taken into the ambulance, even asking Carter to snap his photo.

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But just hours later, he passed away.

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