Alex Trebek’s Wife Shared A Photo Of Their Wedding And I’m Already Tearing Up

Alex Trebek’s Wife Shared A Photo Of Their Wedding And I’m Already Tearing Up

    Alex Trebek’s Wife Shared A Photo Of Their Wedding And I’m Already Tearing Up

    “Your expressions have truly touched our hearts.”

    died this past Sunday

    The world is still mourning the passing of Alex Trebek, who died this past Sunday from pancreatic cancer.

    Alex Trebek.

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    Trebek’s wife Jean has shared a photo of the couple’s 1990 wedding on Instagram in a touching tribute, thanking the world for their outpouring of support.

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    “My family and I sincerely thank you all for your compassionate messages and generosity,” she wrote.

    Alex Trebek and Jean Currivan Trebek attend the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award honoring Denzel Washington at Dolby Theatre on June 06, 2019 in Hollywood, California.

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    “Your expressions have truly touched our hearts. Thank you so very, very much,” she continued before signing off, “Many Blessings to all, Jean Trebek.”

    TV personality Alex Trebek (L) and Jean Trebek attend the 2014 AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Jane Fonda at the Dolby Theatre on June 5, 2014 in Hollywood, California.

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    As notes, Alex and Jean Trebek first met in 1988 and married two years later. The couple had two children together, too: Emily, 27, and Matthew, 29.

    Alex Trebek (R) and Jean Currivan Trebek arrive at the 38th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards held at the Las Vegas Hilton on June 19, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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    opened up to People

    And earlier this year, Alex opened up to People about how Jean supported him while he was battling cancer: “She’s kept me alive,” he said. “If it weren’t for Jean, I’d have put myself out of this a long time ago.”

    Alex Trebek and wife Jean Currivan attend Hollywood Stars Night Thoroughbred Horse Race on June 22, 1990 at Hollywood Park in Hollywood, California.

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