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.