Paulina Gretzky Posts Heartwarming Message, Photos After Death of Grandfather Walter Gretzky (PICS)
The hockey world is in mourning after Walter Gretzky, the father of hockey great Wayne Gretzky, passed away this week.
He was just 82-years-old.
Wayne Gretzky said in a statement Thursday night that his father battled Parkinson’s disease and other health issues the past few years.
His famous granddaughter Paulina Gretzky took to social media on Friday to share a personal message to her late grandfather.
In the touching post, she says that she will miss him and his trivia that she “could never answer.”
“Grandpa, I miss you and will always cherish the moments we spent together,” Paulina Gretzky wrote alongside the photo. “Most of all, I will miss your trivia, that I could never answer.”
“You were a role model to me and so many others. You had the unique ability to light up every room you walked into. I love you, Grandpa, I know you and Grandma are looking over all of us together. Until we meet again…”
Over 55,000 people have liked that post.