Olivia Attwood heartbroken over grandfather’s death and pays emotional tribute: ‘You will be missed’

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Olivia Attwood has revealed her heartbreak as her grandfather has sadly died.

The 26 year old, who recently said she's open to changing her wedding from abroad to the UK, took to her Instagram feed to share a throwback snap from her childhood.

The photo sees her grandfather take centre stage with a huge smile plastered across his face as he's surrounded by four children, one of which is Olivia herself.


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In the caption, former Love Island star Olivia explained with a heavy heart that she lost her grandfather on 13 September, 2020.

"Yesterday we lost our lovely Grandpa," she wrote, followed by a broken heart emoji.

Olivia, who recently enjoyed a fun day out with her fiancé Bradley Dack while filming their new reality show, went on to detail some of the incredible things her grandfather achieved throughout his life.

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"He was an extraordinary person who achieved so many amazing things. (He was one of the two first ever Canadians awarded the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, to name just one) but more importantly than that he was the most wonderful grandfather and adored by many," she said.

"I may not of inherited your intellect..," [sic] she continued alongside a monkey emoji covering it's mouth, before saying: "but I hope I inherited some of your endless charm and zest for life. [sic]

"You will be missed terribly. Until we see you again," followed by a dove emoji.


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Olivia's 26 year old other half immediately showed his support by responding with three blue heart emojis.

Celebrity friends were also quick to offer their condolences as Ferne McCann wrote: "So sorry my darling x".

Lauren Pope said: "Sending lots of love," followed by a black heart emoji as Rosie Williams added: "Im so so so sorry my babe. Thinking of you," alongside four black heart emojis.

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Fans also took to the comment section to share their condolences with one person saying: "My deepest condolences to Olivia .like someone said they are things we can have but can't keep. Sorry," [sic] with a red heart emoji.

Another chimed: "Sorry to hear this Olivia, sending you lots of love," followed by a purple heart emoji.

While a third echoed: "So sorry for your loss. He looks cheeky and lovely." with a yellow heart emoji.

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