"I am at the hospital and Ronnie has NOT passed away!!!! He is not doing good, but he is not dead.
I will let you know if anything changes.
Thank you for your concern."
Update: Am Sonntagnachmittag teilte Wendy Dio Blabbermouth mit, dass Ronnie am Morgen um 7:45 Ortszeit verstorben sei.
"Ronnie knew how much he was loved by all.
We so appreciate the love and support that you have all given us.
Please give us a few days of privacy to deal with this terrible loss.
Please know he loved you all and his music will live on forever."