Jimmy Fallon's mother Gloria dies at the age of 68

Posted November 06, 2017

Jimmy Fallon's mother, Gloria Fallon, died yesterday, the day after the Tonight host canceled his Friday taping to be with his mom in the hospital. On Saturday, his mother Gloria passed away with Fallon by her side.

In a statement, a Fallon spokesperson said: "Jimmy Fallon's mother, Gloria, died peacefully on Saturday".

This is an incredibly hard time for Fallon just as it would be anyone in his situation.

Fallon, 43, has often talked about his childhood and family.

"On behalf of everyone at NBC, we extend our deepest condolences to Jimmy and all his family at this time of enormous loss". This is the person we hope is getting plenty of love and support at the moment.

There's no word on when Fallon will return to The Tonight Show.

Talk show host Jimmy Fallon's mother Gloria Fallon has breathed his last on Sunday.

"Jimmy comes from a very close-knit family, and together with the rest of his loved ones they are by her side right now", the source added. Television and comedy ultimately come second to the most important matters in life.

'Mom is the first audience and the best. Jimmy Fallon's mom has either passed away or it's about to happen.