George Segal Dies: ‘The Golbergs’ Show Says ‘Thanks for Everything, Pops’

by Keeli Parkey

Since news broke about the death of actor George Segal on Tuesday (March 23), many tributes have been shared about him. These have included tributes created by those who worked with him. That list includes a message from “The Goldbergs” television show.

The 87-year-old Segal was appearing on the show at the time of his death. Here’s the tribute message shared by the show: “Thank you for everything, Pops.” The message included a photo of Segal. You can check it out below.

According to, George Segal played Albert “Pops” Solomon on the long-running sitcom. Also, as of March 24, 2021, the famous actor had appeared on 177 episodes of the show.

Fans React to ‘The Goldbergs’ Tweet About the Passing of Actor George Segal

Fans of the late actor and “The Goldbergs” shared their tributes in response to the show’s tribute tweet. Here are a few examples of what they had to say:

“I will Forever Deeply Miss this Wonderful Man and all the Great Wise Advice he gave to the Family. Always Being the Warm Hearted, Comic Relief in the show. The Greatest and Most Supporting Grandfather, I’m gonna miss seeing him Adam’s Films Most of All. RIP George Segal.”

@TheGoldbergsABC I am absolutely gutted of his passing so sad. I just want to send my love and condolences to all of the Goldberg’s cast and to his wife and family stay strong and look after each other x.”

“George Segal will be truly missed, loved by everyone, and live on forever in our hearts with the awesome memories he has left us with! Love ya forever Pops!”

“George was a national treasure. Amazing charm, class, and charisma. His comedic timing was always spot on. It’s so sad to say goodbye.”

“He will be missed greatly!!”

‘The Goldbergs’ Actress Wendi McLendon-Covey Pay Tribute to the Late George Segal

While the official Twitter account of “The Goldbergs” television show shared one tribute about the late George Segal, one of the show’s actors decided to share an additional personal message. That actor is Wendi McLendon-Covey. And, she shared her feelings about George Segal on her Instagram account.

The post included a photo of her with the late actor. In addition, the comedic actress shared the following message: “Didn’t know the last time I saw you would be the last time I’d see you.”

Wendi McLendon-Covey wasn’t the only actor from “The Goldbergs” who shared a special message about George Segal following his death. Another actor who shared his grief was Sean Giambrone. He plays Adam Goldberg on the show. Giambrone also shared his thoughts about Segal on Instagram.

Here’s what Giambrone had to say: “My heart is broken. I lost a dear friend. Working with George was an honor and some of the happiest moments of my life. What a sweet & wonderful man. He was my confidant & teacher. When he smiled it changed my day. I wish everyone could have met him. I love you George and I’ll miss you so much. My prayers are with the family.”

According to reports, George Segal passed away due to complications from bypass surgery.