Comedian Jethro has passed away after contracting COVID-19, his manager said.
A statement on his Facebook page said the 72-year-old comedian, from Cornwall, passed away on Tuesday.
“We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of popular and beloved Cornish comedian Jethro,” the statement read.
“Tragically, Jethro passed away on December 14, 2021 after contracting COVID-19.
“Jethro leaves behind his partner Jennie, sons Jesse and Lanyon, stepdaughter Sarah, daughter-in-law Stacey and of course his very loving grandchildren.
“We ask that you respect our privacy at this very sad time and give us time to grieve. We will continue to support each other knowing that our lives will never be the same. same now without him.”