Richard Dawson, the longtime host of Family Feud, passed away at the age of 79, reports his son (via TMZ). The host and Hogan's Heroes actor had been battling esophageal cancer. "It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my father passed away [Saturday] evening from complications due to esophageal cancer. He was surrounded by his family. He was an amazing talent, a loving husband, a great dad and a doting grandfather. He will be missed but always remembered," Gary Dawson wrote...Read Full Story
Gretchen Johnson is the wife of legendary 'Family Feud' host Richard Dawson. They met in 1981 on the game show and married a decade later. The couple was married at the time of Dawson's death in 2012. See more about Gretchen Johnson here.