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"I Hope You Feel My Love": Ed Asner Supports His Former Co-Star Valerie Harper Amid Cancer Battle

Date July 26, 2019 09:56

79-year-old The Mary Tyler Moore Show star Valerie Harper is currently in a critical health condition amid her prolonged cancer battle. Despite the doctor's advice, Harper's husband Tony Cacciotti refused to place her in a hospice as he wants to spend every single second he has left with Valerie.

Ed Asner's support for Valerie

After the announcement that Tony won't be putting his ailing wife in the hospice, the couple received an outpouring of support from friends and fans. Valerie's The Mary Tyler Moore Show co-star Ed Asner also shared warm words on Twitter.

This is so incredibly thoughtful.

"I Hope You Feel My Love": Ed Asner Supports His Former Co-Star Valerie Harper Amid Cancer Battle"I Hope You Feel My Love": Ed Asner Supports His Former Co-Star Valerie Harper Amid Cancer BattleGetty Images / Ideal Image

Ed and Valerie worked on the show for over 7 years together. We hope Harper can feel the love that Asner is sending her way.

"I Hope You Feel My Love": Ed Asner Supports His Former Co-Star Valerie Harper Amid Cancer Battle"I Hope You Feel My Love": Ed Asner Supports His Former Co-Star Valerie Harper Amid Cancer BattleGetty Images / Ideal Image

Prayers from fans

Many of Valerie's admirers are sharing their prayers on Twitter amid the actress' battle with leptomeningeal carcinomatosis.

We join everyone in sending our thoughts and prayers towards Valerie Harper and her loved ones.