“Today is the 31st anniversary of the death of the most influential person People
My life and I are very sad, ”Gilbert wrote in an essay Pancan
A charity that funds those affected by the disease.
She added: “You would think that I would have felt so sad on the occasion of my 30th birthday last year. In the end, 30 seems to be a more important number than 31. Still, I am here, feeling the pain and loss from the heart. Today. Grief and loss. Landmarks don’t care about numbers. In my experience, they linger and hit you when you least expect it. “
Gilbert added that she now misses London more than ever.
“Like today,” she wrote. “Today I’m missing my mentor, my acting partner, my favorite director, my father’s personality, friends and boss. Today I’m missing my Pa. Today I’m missing Michael London. So much so, that I can feel it in my chest. , In my heart. I’m in pain for him. “
“Little House on the Prairie” aired from 1974 to 1983. It follows the Ingle family from Plum Creek, Minnesota. Gilbert played the role of Laura, the second eldest daughter, who told the show.
Gilbert sought help to find a cure for pancreatic cancer.
“On this anniversary of the death of my father, Michael London, please contribute to PanCAN. Do it in Mike’s name. You can help end this disease, and today is a terrible, irrational catastrophe. Please, help in any way you can.” Wrote.