Michael Blosil, Son of Marie Osmond, Commits Suicide

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Tragedy has struck the Osmond family.

Michael Blosil, the son of Marie Osmond, committed suicide last night. The trouble teen, who left a suicide note, jumped from his Los Angeles apartment building around 9 p.m.

Entertainment Tonight confirmed the news and quoted Donny Osmond as saying: "Please pray for my sister and her family," while Marie recently released a statement that reads:

"My son Michael is an amazing young man, shown through his courage in facing his issues. As his mother, I couldn't be more proud of him. The press and public have always been kind and gracious in the past, and I know they will continue to respect our privacy during this time."

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Michael was one of Marie's eight kids. He reportedly suffered "severe depression" throughout his life, insiders say, and entered a rehab facility in 2007 at age 16.

Marie and Donny have canceled their Las Vegas show tonight, of course, and there's no word on when they might return to the stage. Our thoughts our with their loved ones.

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The death of a child is the ultimate sacrifice. May prayers of comfort, strength, and healing, fill your hearts now and forever.

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Just read this devastating news. Such a tragedy for such a young man. My condolences to Marie and the whole Osmond Family

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So sad!!! As a survivor of a family suicide, my heartfelt condolences. Such a tragedy no mother should ever have to endure.

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Ms. Osmond---My heartfelt condolences in this time of tragedy..My Prayers go out to you and your family..There really are no words for something like this. Yet,your loss is shared. I wish you all some form of peace,as soon as possible,and may all your memories be comforting...

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so sad....such a wonderful family....

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poor marie has been through so much. she has depression to.

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thats really awful to hear...
condolences to marie and family.

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