Ron Palillo dies at 63
Ron Palillo died. He was 63. The actor who played Horshack on ‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ passed away on August 14. The actor died at his home near Palm Beach, FL from an apparent heart attack.
According to TMZ, Palillo was found by his partner of many years Joseph Gramm around 4:00 AM. Gramm called the ambulance and Palillo was rushed to the hospital. He was pronounced dead soon after.
According to his friends, Palillo had been suffering from a bad cough and had even scheduled a doctor’s appointment for today.
Palillo also appeared in ‘Laverne & Shirley’ and voiced a character on the Disney cartoon, ‘Darkwing Duck’.