Gogglebox star Pat Webb dies, son Stephen Webb shares touching tribute

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Gogglebox star Pat Webb dies, aged 75Channel 4

Gogglebox star Pat Webb has died at the age of 75 following a long illness.

The news was confirmed by the hit Channel 4 show’s official Instagram account, which revealed she died over the weekend.

"We are deeply saddened to announce that Gogglebox star Mummy Pat Webb passed away this weekend at the age of 75 after a long illness," the post read. "Pat was a much-loved cast member on the show from series 10 -12 alongside her son Stephen.

"Mummy Pat will be remembered and missed by her children Stephen, Denise, Sharon, Beverley and the extended family. Our thoughts are with the family who have requested privacy at this sad time."

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Pat’s son Stephen Webb, who she appeared alongside on the hit Channel 4 show, also paid tribute on Instagram.

Sharing fond memories of his late mother, Stephen uploaded a collection of sweet photos.

Captioning the post, Stephen wrote: "Mummy Pat, you were one in a million, took everyone at face value, would share your last fiver with a stranger, the salt of the earth and the absolute centre of our world! Rest in peace, mum."

stephen lustig webb and mum pat webb on gogglebox
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In the comments, several of Stephen's Gogglebox co-stars shared messages of support.

"Oh Stephen I’m so sorry!" Lisa Baggs wrote. "Your mum was so funny when you were both on Gogglebox. Sending you, Daniel and your family so much love."

"Sending you all our love and prayers at this sad time bro," Mica Ven added. "Mummy Pat’s memory will always be remembered with laughter and warmth, that’s for sure."

"Sending love, prayers and strength," Twaine Plummer commented. "You got great memories you can hold on to."

Gogglebox airs and streams on Friday nights at 9pm on Channel 4.

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