Over the weekend, the husband of “1000-Lb. Sisters” star Tammy Slaton handed away. The reason for Caleb Willingham‘s demise stays undisclosed, however Slaton spoke to TMZ by way of assertion concerning the tragic matter. Willingham was 40 years previous.
“I’m devastated to share the information of my husband’s passing. He was my greatest pal and I beloved him dearly,” Tammy said.
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Like Tammy Slaton, Caleb additionally struggled with weight reduction through the years. Actually, the couple met in 2022 at Windsor Lane Rehabilitation Middle whereas present process weight problems remedy. TLC has documented Tammy and her sister Amy Slaton’s weight reduction journey over the course of 4 seasons.
After falling in love, Caleb Willingham proposed to Tammy in October. One month later, in November, they married on the Gibsonburg, Ohio, rehab facility. Based on PEOPLE, the couple had 30 family members and pals on the “small celebration.” The union aired on “1000-Lb. Sisters.”
She later informed PEOPLE, “I like waking up each morning and seeing his face. And seeing his face each night time earlier than going to mattress.”
Caleb’s passing comes following a May report from The Solar concerning the couple allegedly splitting up. The outlet reported that the separation was sparked by Willingham’s alleged troubles with following his restricted food regimen. Tammy was allegedly in the method of submitting for divorce.
However in her official assertion about his demise, Tammy Slaton centered on her love for her husband.
“After I met Caleb he grew to become my guardian angel, and now he actually is watching over me. Our households recognize everybody’s sympathy and ask that you simply respect our privateness right now,” she said.
In a video posted to her TikTok account, Slaton did verify that they have been “having issues.” Nonetheless, by means of sobs, she affirmed her love for Caleb and refused to element his passing.
“…I’m in phases of grief. Yeah, we have been having issues, however I beloved that man, and I nonetheless do. I miss him like loopy, however I wished to thank all people for…your feedback. I recognize them, I actually do. We’re not gon get into particulars about what occurred. I feel that no offense, however it’s actually private.”
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