Through this tragedy, gratitude was expressed to those near her at this most difficult time.
thaaaanks to my best friends who stayed up with me all night talking and helped me pull myself together temporarily this am. flyin back home
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) July 23, 2014
But even with his passing, Ariana went on to make her appearance on Good Morning America tweeting out, “only reason I made this twelve hour trip is grandps told me he wanted me to always be professional & fulfill my business commitments”.
The singer and actress also sent out much thanks to those who have shown concern and worry and sends out this message to everybody:
“Thank you for your continuous love & light over the past few weeks… we did lose my favorite person to ever exist yesterday, my grandpa. If only y’all knew how amazing he was.. my (heart) hurts so much. It’s beyond broken but I got to hold his hand and watch him find his peace. This is the hardest thing imaginable but I’m so grateful that I got to spend this time with him & my family. taking care of him & loving him.we thank you so much for the continuous love.”
Our deepest condolences to you and your family, Ariana, at this time.