He was such a happy person that it was hard for anyone to be sad around him. Often I would go to set in a depressed mood and he would come past to try cheer me up.
I could always rely on him to lift my spirits and lift my sad soul. Now we have to try be there for his family like he was there for so many of us‚” Pam said.
Several other friends and colleagues took to social media to pay tribute to the star.