Patton Oswalt Says His Daughter Had A Hard Time Adjusting To His New Wife, 1 Year After His First Wife’s Sudden Death
American stand-up comedian Patton Oswalt was a devastated man when his wife passed away in her sleep on April 21, 2016. Patton Oswalt’s late wife, Michelle McNamara, was a crime writer, famous for her website, True Crime Diary.
To Oswalt and his daughter Alice, losing McNamara was a huge blow, and at the time, none of them imagined being able to move on. In an open letter published by Time as an obituary at the time, Oswalt penned that she had left a big gap in their lives.
She hasn’t left a void… She’s left a blast crater.