David LaCock, What happened to Peter Marshall’s son?

David LaCock was the son of iconic presenter Peter Marshall. David LaCock’s father made his entrance into show business while still in his teens. Peter Marshall is best known for hosting more than 5,000 episodes of the Emmy Award-winning original version of the classic game show The Hollywood Squares. He was the host of the show for about 17 years and has also enjoyed a multi-faceted, eight-decade career as an actor, singer, and emcee.

David LaCock: Bio Summary

Full NameDavid LaCock
famous asSon of Peter Marshall
Age 68 years old at the time of his death
Date of Birth1953
Place of Birth United States of America
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityCaucasian
Siblings  Jaime LaCockSuzanne LaCock, Pete LaCock
Parents Peter Marshall, Nadene R. Teaford

Who was Peter Marshall’s son, David?

David LaCock was born in 1953 in the United States of America. He is the son of Peter Marshall and his first wife Nadene R. Teaford. He was not the only child of the couple, he had three other siblings  Jaime LaCockSuzanne LaCock, and his famous baseball player brother, Pete LaCock. Unfortunately, David passed away in August 2021. How did he die? Keep reading to find out more.

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His father has been married three times and his mother is the first

David LaCock’s father Peter Marshell has been married three times. His first marriage was to Nadene R. Teaford. Peter and Nadene were married for more than two decades before ending it all. It was the marriage that produce all of Peter’s four children. Marshall’s second marriage was with Marya “Sally” Carter in 1977.

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Marya was Playboy magazine’s Playmate of the Month for its May 1962 issue. Their marriage ended in 1983. Marshall got married to his third wife Laurie Marshall in 1989 and they have stayed married for more than 3 decades. He described his third wife as the “love of his life”.

David LaCock was a married man

Peter Marshall’s son David Lacock was happily married to his wife, Alison Chuang Per Closer. David and his wife lived in Hawaii with their children. Peter revealed, his son had 8 children and 6 grandchildren- making Peter Marshall a great-grandfather.

How did Peter Marshall’s son David die?

Peter Marshall’s son David LaCock passed away in August 2021. Peter took to his Twitter to announce the death of David, who had died at the age of 68 due to complications from COVID-19. In his sad announcement, he shared a photo of him with the caption- “In loving memory of my free-spirited son David, whom we just lost to COVID. He was joyful, beautiful, magnificent, giving, doting & talented, He made this a better world. He made our family’s lives sweeter.

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Talking about David’s death in an interview with Closerweekly, The West Virginia Music Hall of Fame inductee said “It’s really very sad. He was just a wonderful boy who had eight children, six grandchildren, and a wonderful wife. He was an artist. It just breaks my heart. To lose a child is just awful.

Showbiz411 revealed David LaCock has not been vaccinated. David’s brother, Pete LaCock wrote to the out and he said- “Despite the rest of the family pleading with him, he was not vaccinated. I’m sure he would still be here if he had.” He went on to tell Showbiz411We’re hoping the needless death of my brother might urge others to get the vaccine. He was incredibly healthy, still surfing every day at the age of 68.

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In January 2021, both Peter and his current wife Laurie Marshall were diagnosed with COVID-19. However, the couple recovered from the deadly virus, the Game show host was grateful to have his wife who stood by his side in those times. “My wife and my children — they have been wonderful,” he shared. “My wife is still taking care of me. I keep getting better because I have so much love in my life.

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Kennedy Gedzah is a graduate of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology-KNUST (2018). He is the Owner and has been the lead content creator at Dicytrends.com since 2020. His Passion for providing people with credible and well-researched information on the internet led him to build Dicytrends.com. With more than 5 years of experience in blogging and writing, he has amassed sufficient knowledge on various topics, including biographies, fashion and lifestyles, Entertainment, and more. You can contact him via email: Kgedzah@gmail.com

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