On Wednesday, April 7, ABC’s long-running sitcom aired Pops’ final episode, which ended with a video tribute to George. The veteran actor, who had performed Beverly Goldberg’s father for the reason that sequence launched in September 2013, died on March 23 at age 87 following issues from bypass surgical procedure.
The video tribute started with a message on the display screen that learn, “Devoted to our buddy, George.” The footage, seen under, featured a number of of the character’s highlights from his eight-season run, together with numerous moments displaying Pops providing sage phrases of knowledge to his relations.
She additionally tweeted, “Tonight’s episode was the final that George filmed, however not the final of our season. We had no concept on the time we filmed it, that it could be our final with him.”
The identical day, actress Hayley Orrantia (Erica Goldberg) posted in regards to the late actor, “We love and miss you a lot.”