Ellen DeGeneres Emotionally Reveals That Her Father Elliott Passed Away

Ellen DeGeneres Emotionally Reveals That Her Father Elliott Passed Away

Ellen DeGeneres Emotionally Reveals That Her Father Elliott Passed Away

"Sunday night, Portia and I got a call that were under mandatory evacuation again with most of the community of Montecito", she said during her show. "That is my dad, Elliot".

Connecting via FaceTime, Winfrey shared the gruesome devastation the mudslide inflicted on her home, also mentioning that her neighbors homes are "gutted". "I live there, Oprah lives there", she said, as she began to fight back tears. He was Christian science his entire life.

"One of the things that I want to talk about is you know, we've had these awful fires all over California, and one of the hardest hit areas is where I live in Montecito".

"We are heartbroken over the loss of lives in our community", said "The Big Lebowski" star. "And he lived to be 92", DeGeneres continued.

Among those missing are several elderly and a 12-year-old girl is also understood to be unaccounted for.

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She describes him as being a kind man who was always proud of her - and also, interestingly, having survived almost a century without ever going to the doctor.

"He was a kind man and was an accepting man".

Ellen DeGeneres has posted an emotional tribute to her father after a hard week where she was evacuated from her home and her father died.

"I got a rainbow before he died", she said.

DeGeneres' mom, Betty, has made a number of appearances on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and can often be seen sitting in the show's audience, according to AOL.

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She also revealed that her father "was very amusing", she said that she beileves her brother, Vance and she "got our sense of humor from him".

She even received the handsome gift of a rainbow before he died.

The comedian and talk show host also told the audience that she received a special view right after speaking with her father for the last time on the phone.

- Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow)When I was a kid, my dad took us on one vacation to Warner Bros. "He loved this business". He loved that I was in it.

It wasn't immediately clear how much of her sprawling estate was affected by the mudslides.

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