The reason for 13-year-old Broadway entertainer Laurel Griggs’ demise has been revealed.
Griggs’ family revealed to The Post that she passed on Nov. 5 in New York City, as reported by Page Six News.
The adolescent was hurried to Mount Sinai Hospital, her granddad, David B. Rivlin, told the the news outlet. Specialists in the hospital were not able resuscitate her.
“The world lost a real princess who only wanted to make the future happy for all,” Rivlin said on Sunday in a Facebook post. “Acting was just a childhood dream come true and she had big plans for the future.”
Rivlin said Griggs’ burial service administrations took place on Nov. 7 at Park West Riverside in New York City. She was burried at New Montefiore Cemetery.
“It’s with overwhelming heart that I need to share some tragic news. My wonderful and capable granddaughter, Laurel Griggs, has passed away all of a sudden from a gigantic asthma assault. Mount Sinai was valiant in attempting to save her life, she is now resting resting with angels,” Rivlin said on Nov. 6.
We are saddened to share that Laurel Griggs passed away this week at the age of 13. Laurel was a brilliant young lady who appeared on Broadway in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and “Once”. We send our condolences to her loved ones at this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/SHDEiErN9l
— Young Broadway (@YoungBwayNews) November 8, 2019
Laurel Griggs, ‘SNL’ and Broadway Actress Dead at 13
Laurel Griggs, a 13-year-old actress on the rise with credits that include “SNL” and a Tony Award-winning Broadway actress is dead.
The cause of death is unknown and something of a mystery. She died on November 5 but the… pic.twitter.com/fWQZzuOdRO
— dolcify (@OfficialDolcify) November 10, 2019
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📰 *🎭Broadway Actress Laurel Griggs💐 Dies at Age 13* – At this time, it’s unknown what the cause of her death was, however, it seems Griggs died on November 5 and a funeral service was held on November 8. pic.twitter.com/zNxY99KrGi
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