Jax Taylor‘s father Ronald Cauchi has died after battling cancer.
The 38-year-old Vanderpump Rules star shared the sad news on Twitter, writing, “My heart is broken, I lost the best friend and the best man I have ever met last night, I love you so much dad I can’t even breath anymore.”
Taylor added that his girlfriend Brittany Cartwright has been the only one to “not let him fall.”
“I love you dad,” he added.
Cartwright also took to Twitter to send a message of support.
“Jax & his family are going through a really hard time right now,” she wrote. “Please keep them all in your prayers & respect their privacy.”