Dana Carvey’s eldest son, Dex, died Wednesday night from a reported drug overdose, in response to an announcement from his dad and mom. He was 32.
“Final night time we suffered a horrible tragedy. Our beloved son, Dex, died of an unintended drug overdose. He was 32 years previous,” the Dana and Paula Carvey assertion started.
“Dex packed so much into these 32 years. He was extraordinarily proficient at so many issues — music, artwork, movie making, comedy — and pursued all of them passionately.”
Dex Carvey “liked his household, his pals and his girlfriend, Kaylee. Dex was a lovely individual. His handmade birthday playing cards are a treasure. We’ll miss him ceaselessly.”
Dana, age 68, and Paula concluded their message with prayers for these “fighting dependancy.”
A name went out from Dex Carvey’s home by his girlfriend round 10 PM Pacific time on Wednesday night, authorities stated. He had apparently locked himself within the lavatory and was unresponsive when authorities arrived, and so they had been unsuccessful in makes an attempt to revive him.
The Los Angeles Medical Examiner’s workplace has scheduled an post-mortem.
Dex Carvey opened for his father’s 2016 Netflix particular, Straight White Male.
Dana and Paula additionally share 30-year-old son Thomas, one other aspiring comic.