Susan Schneider was the wife of Robin Williams the late legendary actor and comedian. With an incomparable career that spans many decades and an amazing legacy, including iconic roles and movies and brilliant standup comedy performances, his sudden death at 63 left the entertainment world in shock.
Susan Schneider was Robin Williams’ third wife. Previously he was married to Valerie Velardi and later to Marsha Garces Williams. The news came as a a shock as it was reported that according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office he was found unresponsive at his home in Tiburon, California and pronounced dead at the scene; suicide by asphyxia is the suspected cause of death. His publicist issued as statement noting in part that Williams “has been battling severe depression of late.”
Schneider issued a poignant statement on the death of her husband: “This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken. On behalf of Robin’s family, we are asking for privacy during our time of profound grief. As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin’s death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.”
As for the details of the Susan Schneider biography she is a graphic designer who married the late comedian in 2011. She was often by his side on the red carpet and you can see many photos of the couple below who appeared quite affectionate and happy together.
Our prayers and condolences for Susan Schneider and the family, loved ones and friends of the comic genius and singular talent that was Robin Williams. And along with that, hopes that the world will respect the privacy of those who grieve his loss the most.
Photos: Susan Schneider and Robin Williams
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