According to the family’s statement, Grumpy fell ill and unfortunately, her body couldn’t fight against the illness.
After contributing to the world of memes and bringing joy to our lives for the last seven years, Internet’s favourite feline, Grumpy Cat, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, has crossed the Rainbow Bridge.
Some days are grumpier than others… pic.twitter.com/ws209VWl97— Grumpy Cat (@RealGrumpyCat) May 17, 2019
In their statement, they also mentioned that despite encountering a lot of complexities, Grumpy passed away peacefully in the loving arms of his mother, Tabatha.
People on the internet have given out their condolences.
We love you. The internet family loves you.— Arnaud Seguin (@ArnaudS1990) May 17, 2019
You brought so much joy into so many lives… rest in peace Grumpy Cat.— That’s Ms. Hath No Fury to you, thanks (@hburgur) May 17, 2019
i loved this cat. I had the absolute pleasure of meeting her once and I will never forget it. I will never forget the first time I saw her face! I learned much from her and am deeply saddened and devastated to hear of her passing. Love you Tartar Sauce! Long live Grumpy Cat!— NML VGTBL MNRL (@NML_VGTBL_MNRL) May 17, 2019
you’ve served several years of justice for us!! props to the feline who’s made our days better 😭😭💞 pic.twitter.com/wfe16UBYHt— cole s. (@killingitat4) May 17, 2019
Thank you for bringing a smile to my face every time I felt down. Your grumpy face was the fix to our grumpiness. Rest in peace, you sweet ball of fur. I’ll always be your #1 fan.