Tom Petty's Family & Friends Mourn Death Of Fallen Legend In Sweet Memorial

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Oct. 17 2017, Updated 1:25 p.m. ET

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Tom Petty, 66, tragically passed away on October 3, and this week, his family held a touching memorial for the fallen star. His youngest daughter, Kimberly Violette Petty, shared a series of sweet photos from the event, as well as throwback photos of her legendary father. Click through RadarOnline.com's gallery to learn more.

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"The dark of the sun we will stand together," wrote Kimberly on Instagram under a snap from the event. In the image could be seen a throwback photo of Tom along with a bouquet of white flowers.

"This is very hard for me," Kimberly wrote under another photo. In it, she smiled as she posed next to a picture of her late father. She hid her eyes behind massive dark sunglasses as she mourned his untimely death.

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A snap taken of Kimberly during the event showed her looking pale and distraught in a corner while adoring friends and guests paid their respects to Tom.

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As Radar readers know, Tom also left behind another daughter, Adria Petty, 42, who is now a music video director and artist. Kimberly shared an Instagram photo of her with her sister, writing: "We care about each other and love our bad a** father."

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"My beautiful twin star I promise not to be sad and to follow my heart you live on in your art," she wrote under another image."

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As Radar reported, Tom died in the hospital after suffering cardiac arrest in his California home.

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His wife, Dana York, reportedly found him unconscious and called 911, after which she was told to give him CPR until medical professionals arrived.

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As a source exclusively told Radar: "Tom was far sicker than anyone thought or suspected," revealed a source. "He was ready to die!"

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Various A-listers showed their respects for fallen icon Tom Petty during the sad memorial.

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Wrote Kimberly Violet Petty on Instaram to her father: "May you be protected by the hottest vixens in heaven....heaven is something u feel."

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