“There is too much grief right now”: Georgia Toffolo shares tribute to her grandfather who died this weekend as she reveals her grief for not being able to grieve with her family
Georgia Toffolo has announced that her grandfather has passed away.
The former Made In Chelsea star, 25, shared a tribute to her grandfather Bertie on Instagram on Sunday, which revealed that she passed away this weekend.
Georgia, aka Toff, also explained her grief for not being able to grieve with her family amid the coronavorus block, writing, “There’s too much grief right now.”
Sad loss: Georgia Toffolo announced that her grandfather has passed away and sent a heartfelt tribute on Instagram on Sunday evening
Toff shared a video of herself and her grandfather singing together at her 25th birthday party in October, writing in a long post:
“I was a bit quiet when we lost my grandfather over the weekend. I try not to feel so sad because there is too much sadness right now. ‘
Referring to the sweet video, she continued, “I miss him terribly already, and someone sent me this. We had no idea we were being filmed, it was my 25th birthday last year. We were the stragglers at the table who didn’t want to leave when everyone else had! ‘
“I will miss listening to Sinatra with you forever. I’m going to keep myself busy and keep laughing (stop crying – he’d hate that) and hopefully time will pass soon so I can see the rest of the family. ‘
Brave: The reality star wrote, “I’ve been a bit quiet when we lost my grandpa over the weekend. I try not to feel so sad because there is too much sadness at the moment ‘
“I also want to thank everyone who has been kind to us as a family, especially everyone who took care of him, it gave us and him so much comfort. I love you Grandy x
The star did not post any further information about his death to her 1.9 million Instagram followers.
Toff’s grandfather flew to Australia in 2017 to surprise the star after she was crowned the winner of I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here.
Memories: Toff shared a video of herself and her grandfather singing together on her 25th birthday in October
When Toff spoke to This Morning at the time, she revealed how close she was to Bertie and her grandmother, gushing:
“I kept telling my mom and dad to call my grandparents and then I walked into the cafeteria and there they were. It was the most amazing moment. ‘
The beaming reality star shared a photo of her and grandparents enjoying breakfast after her win, writing:
‘Breakfast with my nanny and grandpa I can’t stop smiling !!!!!!!!!!! Best surprise ever. The moment I walked into the canteen yesterday and they were standing there, just great❤️ ‘.
Proud: Toff’s grandfather flew to Australia in 2017 to surprise the star after she was crowned winner of I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here