“Cherish every single moment,” Rizzo began, adding, “I certainly didn’t think that our first Christmas together (in the same city) last year would be our last.”
Rizzo noted that Christmas of 2021 was the first time that Saget had gone with her and her step-daughter Laura to Chicago to celebrate Christmas with her family — and she reflected on the impression he’d made on even the youngest members of her family in such a short time.
“I’m so glad we had that special time together. He got to spend time with my niece Alex, who was only 2, and got to meet my niece Brooklyn who was only 2 weeks old,” she said, adding, “Alex still remembers ‘Uncle Bob’ and talks about him every single day. He certainly left a lasting impression that I’m so grateful for. But Bob did that with everyone he met.”