Demi Lovato’s Father Dies: 15 Celeb & Latina Reader Reactions

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Tragic news hit Demi Lovato and her family this past weekend. The 20-year-old singer’s biological father Patrick Lovato died on June 22, 2013. At the time our story was reported, few details were available regarding his death. Demi’s older sister Dallas tweeted: “Rest in peace daddy I love you..”

Demi had not spoken out about her father’s death until Sunday on night on Twitter, when she posted the following message: “I feel so humbled to have had so much support from my fans, friends, family and complete strangers.. God bless you all, thank you so much ❤” The singer had a difficult relationship with her father, who separated from the family when she was four.

There's no doubt the singer’s fans are there to support her during this difficult time, especially on social media.

Latina’s tweet about the story alone received 763 retweets on Saturday night, and 200 favorites. Additional support has poured in through Facebook, where many readers reacted to the sad news.

Below are some of the heartfelt comments, including from some of our fave Latina celebs:

Paulina Rubio: “I lov u lil sis my prayers r w u  guys! Te amo @ddlovato sorry for ur loss, i know what it feels Nothing we can say it's enough...”

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