Louis Anderson has passed away.

He was only 68 years old.

The comedian had been hospitalized earlier this week.

He was getting treatment to diffuse large B cell lymphoma.

He passed away from blood cancer on Friday morning.

Louie Anderson was a three-time Emmy winner.

He created the animated series “Life with Louie” in 1995.

He received critical acclaim for his role in the FX series “Baskets.”

Many comedians have taken to social media to express their condolences.