John Henson, the son of Muppets creator Jim Henson, passed away at the age of 48. John, who followed his father into puppeteering, died of a heart attack Friday.Henson was the puppeteer for the ogre Sweetums and did so in the Muppets movies from the '80s until 2005. He was the fourth of Henson's children.The company released a statement on his passing: "It is with great sadness that we confirm that John Henson, son of Jim and Jane Henson and brother to Lisa, Cheryl, Brian and Heather, died...Read Full Story
Gyongyi Henson was the wife of John Henson, the son of Muppets creator Jim Henson. See more about Gyongyi Henson here.