EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The daughter of New York Giants co-owner and film producer Steve Tisch has died at the age of 36.
Hilary Anne Tisch died Monday, Steve Tisch said in a statement issued on behalf of the family. The statement did not cite a cause of death or say where she died, but it noted she had battled depression.READ MORE: Gabby Petito Search: Authorities Combing Wyoming Wilderness For Missing Woman, Fiancé's Whereabouts Remain Unknown
Steve Tisch said the family is “utterly heartbroken and is mourning its tragic loss.”
“Hilary was a kind, caring and beautiful person,” Steve Tisch said in the statement. “Her mother, sisters, brothers and I are devastated by her passing. It leaves a hole in our hearts and our lives. She, like so many others, bravely fought the disease of depression for as long as she could. We love and will miss her dearly.”READ MORE: Teen Stabbed To Death After Dutchess County High School Football Game, Former Student Charged
In addition to her father, Hilary is survived by her mother, Patsy Tisch, and her siblings Will Tisch and his wife, Grace; Elizabeth Tisch, Holden Tisch and Zachary Tisch.
Giants co-owner John Mara and the organization expressed sympathy to the Tisch family.
“Our hearts are heavy for their loss of Hilary. We pray for their peace and comfort,” Mara said in the statement.MORE NEWS: Man Accused Of Stealing FDNY Coat, Radio From Bronx Fire Station
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