The Wanted singer Tom Parker has died aged 33 after a battle with brain cancer – and celebrities have paid their respects
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Celebrities have paid their tribute to The Wanted’ Tom Parker after he tragically passed away over lunchtime.
The heartbreaking news was announced by his wife Kelsey, who took to her Instagram to share the news about his death.
In October 2020 he was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain tumor – stage 4 glioblastoma.
Tom underwent radiation and chemotherapy to help, and was even treated privately in Spain in the weeks leading up to his sudden death.
Stars are devastated as they mourn the loss of Tom – who was a doting father to daughter Aurelia, two, and son Bodhi, 11 months.
Martin Kemp tweeted, “Tom Parker rest in peace my love goes out to all your family and all your friends…your courage, your struggle and your spirit will never be forgotten.”
EastEnders star Tamzin Outhwaite wrote on Twitter: “I was blown away by this. To send love and light to Tom’s wife and children. So incredibly tragic. RIP Tom Parker.”
Strictly speaking, James Jordan said: “I just heard that Tom Parker has died. The same evil disease that afflicted my father. My thoughts and prayers are with his family. He was a very special man who I had the privilege of meeting on several occasions. rest in peace brother. My father will be waiting for you there with a beer.”
Good Morning Britain’s Charlotte Hawkins added: “Oh Kelsey, I’m so sorry to hear this news. Just heartbreaking for you. He was so full of life and was so brave in the way he dealt with and spoke about his illness, inspiring so many. Sending you all a huge hug and so much love.”
Ashley James shared: “Oh god Kelsey I’m so sorry. I send you so much love.”
Hollyoaks actress Chelsee Healey added, “Sending love and strength.”
Dancer and Strictly star HRVY wrote: “We all love you Tom Parker.”
Katie Price’ ex Kieran Hayler shared: “Oh Kelsey this is heartbreaking. @being_kelsey All the best to you and the family.”
Dancing On Ice and The Vamps star Connor Ball said: “33 is way too young so much sadness rest in peace Tom Parker [heart emoji]”.
Capital Radio DJ Sonny Jay wrote: “I’m so sorry. I send you all the love x”
And Love Island’s Faye Winter left a love heart emoji.
https://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/breaking-celebs-pay-tribute-wanteds-26596495 Celebrity tributes are pouring out for Tom Parker following the tragic death of The Wanted star aged 33