North Texas actor and comedian Ruth Buzzi suffers from a series of strokes, says her husband


According to her husband, actor Ruth Buzzi, who starred in “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In” from 1968 to 1973 and appeared on many other television shows for about 40 years, suffered a series of strokes.

Buzzi and her husband, Kent Perkins, live in Erath County, northern Texas.Perkins Posted on Buzzi’s official Facebook page She now needs him by her side every day.

“Lucy is my only priority so far,” Perkins said in a post after telling Buzzi’s Facebook friends that he would leave the social media platform until further notice.

“I am grateful for the 43 years of marriage to the best I know on this planet,” Perkins wrote. “We don’t need anything from you, but your continued thoughts, prayers, love and gratitude for the wonderful and enjoyable times we have had so far.”

“She wants you to know she’s not in pain. She wants her best when she fights the consequences of a bedridden and helpless catastrophic stroke. I know I’m sending you, “writes her husband. “She can still talk and understand, she still recognizes all her friends and her loved ones. I’m reading your wonderful comments to her and she’s smiling increase.”

“Her love for others was endless and she spent her entire life smiling people,” he added. “She bravely tackles this situation, but still with humor, it may be unbelievable … and with God’s love in her heart and soul, she is her friend. Thank you for being, and for the love you have shown to her continuously over the last 60 years … “