Touching tributes have poured in for Alex Trebek, and his wife Jean Currivan Trebek is thanking fans for their support while sharing a special throwback photo of her and the former “Jeopardy!” host.
In a post to Instagram Wednesday, she shared a photo from their wedding day. In the image, he is dressed in a white tuxedo, looking at her face and putting a ring onto her finger while she, in her white gown and veil, looks down at her hand.
“My family and I sincerely thank you all for your compassionate messages and generosity,” she captioned the image. “Your expressions have truly touched our hearts. Thank you so very, very much… Many Blessings to all, Jean Trebek”
After showing dignity and perseverance in dealing with a Stage 4 pancreatic cancer diagnosis in March 2019, Alex Trebek died Sunday at 80.