Ray Liotta’s Fiancée Jacy Nittolo Pays Tribute on His 68th Birthday: ‘Today We Celebrate You’


Ray Liotta And Jacy Nittolo Attend The 2020 Film Independent Spirit Awards

Ray Liotta and Jacy Nittolo attend the 2020 Film Independent Spirit Awards

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Ray Liotta is being remembered on what would have been his 68th birthday.

The late Emmy Award winner’s fiancée Jacy Nittolo paid tribute to Liotta’s reminiscence with a slideshow of photographs that includes the 2 of them and their youngsters, set to The Beatles‘ “In My Life.”

Liotta died unexpectedly at age 67 in May.

She began the caption with a Chuck Palahniuk quote: “The objective is not to dwell perpetually, the objective is to create one thing that may.”

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“Today, Ray would have been 68,” Nittolo, 48, continued. “I believe he created a lot for everyone that will live on forever, especially in the hearts of Ray’s sister Linda, his daughter Karsen and myself. Today we celebrate you.”

The photographs included recollections of their relationship, in addition to some blended household time spent along with his daughter Karsen Liotta, 24, whom he shared with ex-wife Michelle Grace, and Nittolo’s 4 youngsters Dax, Chazz, Jade and Joey.

Nittolo was met with an outpouring of affection and assist within the feedback part. “Truer words have never been spoken. So he’ll indeed live forever. Happy Birthday, Ray,” wrote Kelly Rizzo, who additionally misplaced her vital different when husband Bob Saget died at age 65 in January.

The former hairstylist has remained shut with Karsen, attending the posthumous premiere of her father’s film Black Bird in June. Ray beforehand revealed that Karsen launched them after she met Nittolo’s son, who’s round her age, at a celebration.

After he introduced their engagement in December 2020, Ray spoke to PEOPLE about getting nearer to Nittolo through the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Luckily, I had met any person, and it introduced us actually, actually shut, to the purpose now the place I’m engaged,” he mentioned final November. “So I like to think that was the reason. I’ve heard that there’s a lot of people whose relationship didn’t work out because they were with each other so much. But she’s just great.”

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Nittolo, who paid tribute to Liotta with a tattoo in August, opened up about her loss throughout her first Thanksgiving with out him. “I’ve been with out Ray for almost six months now. Most days are insufferable,” she wrote on Instagram. “I find it hard to breathe without him.”