Alex Trebek‘s child Nicky Trebek required to social networks to honor her daddy after his last Jeopardy! episode aired.
The precious host of the video game program passed away at age 80 in November following a prolonged fight with pancreatic cancer and simply 10 days after he recorded his last episode. Originally, his last Jeopardy! episode was expected to air on Christmas Day however it was rescheduled to transmit on Friday, Jan. 8. Alex is endured by partner Jean Trebek, their 2 kids Emily and Matthew and Nicky, who he assisted raise when he was wed to ex-wife Elaine Trebek Kare, and who worked as a Jeopardy! production planner.
“@jeopardy #jeopardyforever #wemissyoudad,” Nicky composed on Instagram on Friday night. “You were extraordinary!!! #instagram.”
Nicky, who commemorated her 55th birthday that day, likewise reposted on her Instagram Story a video montage of Alex hosting Jeopardy! that was shared on the program’s social networks accounts, in addition to a screenshot from the clip reveal that reveals him from behind strolling off the set and fist-pumping, Breakfast Club movie-style. She composed, “We miss you dad.”