Holly Willoughby Broke Down In Tears On Live TV As Simon Thomas Recounted The Moment He Told His Son His Mom Is Dead
March 2, 2018 11:17
Simon Thomas shared a sweet note with his son Ethan after his emotional appearance on ITV's This Morning. His story brought Holly Willoughby and Phillip Schofield to tears. It's the first interview on TV since his wife died.
Gemma died from acute myeloid leukemia
Simon Thomas's wife died three days after being diagnosed with leukemia. The Sky Sports presenter broke the news in an emotional Twitter message saying he was “crushed with indescribable pain.”
Today I am crushed with indescribable pain. Just three days after falling ill with Acute Myloid Leukaemia, my dear wife Gemma passed away yesterday evening surrounded by her family and friends. If you are a prayer - pray for my boy Ethan. 8yrs, precious and in bits. Thank you.
— Simon Thomas (@SimonThomasSky) November 25, 2017