Casey Kasem: Mourned, Remembered on Twitter

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Casey Kasem is gone but not forgotten.

The beloved radio personality died at the age of 82 yesterday, following a lengthy battle with dementia and Alzheimer's Disease.

Daughter Kim confirmed the sad news on Facebook, speaking on behalf of her siblings and writing: "Even though we know he is in a better place and no longer suffering, we are heartbroken."

Within minutes of Kasem's passing, meanwhile, a number of high-profile celebrities expressed sadness via Twitter, mourning the loss of this iconic host and DJ... 

Ryan Seacrest: Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars. We’ll miss you, Casey.

Carson Daly: Long before MTV and the internet #CaseyKasem made sure you were hearing the best music out there. Peace be to his family and RIP. #Respect.

Scott Baio: RIP Casey Kasem. This last long distance dedication is for you. Prayers to his loved ones.

Al Roker: Casey Kasem didn't deserve the public indignity by his family in his final days. He left us on Sunday: AT40 day.

Dave Coulier: RIP Casey Kasem. I was lucky enough to work with him on Scooby Doo. A very talented man who'll be missed by so many. 

Bryan Adams: RIP DJ Casey Kasem. One of the greats of American radio.

Olivia Munn: RIP Casey Kasem. My thoughts are with his children who didn't get time with their father before his passing. So sad.

Marie Osmond: We've lost a music industry icon.  Chngd the industry w/AT40 Cntdwn.  RIP Casey Kasem.

Nancy Sinatra: Casey Kasem, one of the most decent men I ever knew. .."keep reaching for the stars..."  look for The Light, godspeed. 

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ANOTHER JEW BITES THE DUST. ONE DAY YOU'RE DOING THE TOP FORTY - WHAT EVER THE FUCK ANYONE NEEDED THAT FOR - THE NEXT DAY, UNDER THE LOWER 40 , PUSHING UP DAISYS .. ACTUALLY , THE FACT IS THE LITTLE SEMITE WAS A NASTY LITTLE RAT BY ALL ACCOUNTS.

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who?
................probably Alzheimer.

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