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Comedian Dana Carvey's son Dex tragically died at 32. His family remembers his talent and love for life. Autopsy pending.
Last night, Dana Carvey and his wife, Paula, released a heartbreaking statement about the tragic loss of their son, Dex. They described Dex as a multi-talented individual who excelled in music, art, filmmaking, and comedy, pouring his passion into each pursuit. They emphasized Dex's love for life and his ability to make everything fun for those around him. Above all, Dex cherished his family, friends, and girlfriend, Kaylee.
In a heartfelt conclusion, Carvey's parents extended their thoughts and prayers to anyone struggling with addiction or supporting a loved one in that battle.
Born in 1991, Carvey followed in his father's footsteps as a standup comedian. In 2016, he had the opportunity to open for his father's Netflix special, Straight White Male, and proudly referred to his family as the "von Trapps of comedy" during his performance. Additionally, Carvey collaborated with his brother, Thomas, and their father on the podcast series, The Weird Place, which was launched with Conan O'Brien's company, Team Coco, in 2022.
Tragically, Carvey's life was cut short when he was found unresponsive in a locked bathroom at a home in Los Angeles. He was pronounced dead at the scene, and the results of his autopsy are still pending.
In the wake of this devastating loss, Carvey's father shared emotional photos of Dex and expressed his frustration with the tabloids, fiercely defending his son's memory.
The Carvey family's statement and the details of Dex's life and career serve as a poignant reminder of the impact of addiction and the importance of cherishing every moment with loved ones.