DEATH / OBITUARIES : Michel Roux has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 12, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
It is with deep sadness that the Roux family announces the passing of our beloved grandfather, father, brother and uncle, Michel Roux OBE. pic.twitter.com/sMDSQBNtL8
— The Waterside Inn (@RouxWaterside) March 12, 2020
RIP Michel Roux, 79.
One of the world’s greatest chefs & a wonderful character with a passion for food only matched by his passion for life. The Queen loved his cooking, which says it all.
Thanks for all the fabulous meals, Michel! pic.twitter.com/9TLDDk1zOh
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 12, 2020