Van Halen guitarist Eddie Van Halen’s wife, Janie Van Halen, has announced the tragic and unexpected death of her dancing partner Louie Jr. Martinez’s father, Louie Sr. Martinez.

Janie has shared the link of a donation campaign for Mr. Martinez, and she also has revealed how she felt after that tragic death in a recent tweet by saying:

“My dance partner’s dad passed away unexpectedly 😔 Please if you can, donate so he and his family can bring their dad home. Thank you for your help ❤️ Louie Sr. Martinez”

Here’s what Martinez family wrote:

“Family & friends our father has unexpectedly passed away yesterday in Washington and we are trying to raise the funds to bring him home to Santa Maria and lay him to rest peacefully in his home town so please we are asking for your help with anything you can donate please Thank you in advance from his children Lisa & Louie Jr. Martinez God bless”

You can reach the tweet below. Click here to reach the Fundraiser page of the campaign.