Grey’s Anatomy Actress Katerina Scorsone has revealed that she and her three young daughters escaped death in a house fire that claimed the life of a pet.
The Toronto-born actress, 41, took to Instagram on Monday to detail the tragic chain of events that left her beloved animal dead and her family nearly dead.
The mother of three children Eliza, 10, Paloma ‘Pippa’ Mikaela, 6 (Paloma ‘Pippa’ Mikaela, who has Down syndrome), 3, Lucky, and ex-husband Rob Giles, shared a series of photos. shared. A series of photos of four pets that died in the damage and fire.
“A few months ago my house burned down,” Scorsone said. “Heartbreakingly, we lost all four of our pets. We still carry that loss, but we are lucky to love them.
Scorsone, who plays the role of Dr. Amelia Shepherd on the ABC series, described a series of tragic events.
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Scorsone is the mother of 10-year-old Eliza, 6-year-old Paloma ‘Pippa’ Michaela, 3-year-old Lucky, and daughters with ex-husband Rob Giles.
“While I was putting the kids to bed and finishing their baths, smoke started rising from the joints around the bathtub,” she said. “When I looked down the corridor, a thick river of black smoke had already formed and filled the house.”
Scorsone continues: It took him about two minutes to kick the three children out of the house, but we ran away without shoes on our feet. But we got out. For that, I am eternally grateful.
Scorsone added, “Parents at the child’s school who sent toys and books, friends at @greysabc and @shondaland who sent clothing and supplies, and flew in to handle the logistics so we could stay with the kids. Thanks to my sister for helping me…’
Scorsone, who appeared in 198 episodes of the Shonda Rhimes drama, said she was encouraged by the community’s reaction after the devastating blaze.
“This is not a fire post,” she said. “This is a post about community. This is a love letter to the incredible people who showed up and the incredible ways they did it.
“Thank you firefighters and investigators. Thank you neighbors for answering our desperate knocks.
Scorsone said she and her family learned valuable life lessons during the tragic series of events.
“What we’ve learned is that it’s only the people (and beings) you love that matter,” Scorsone said. .I appreciate it very much.
Scorsone thanked his parents and children’s schools, friends, colleagues and sisters for helping them.
The mother of three was pictured with her 6-year-old daughter Paloma ‘Pippa’ Michaela, who has Down syndrome.
The actress was seen with her deceased dog in a photo she previously posted on social media sites.
Scorsone shared a series of images of pets that died in the fire
Canadian actress posted an image of her beloved dog who died in a fire
One of the images shows the Grey’s Anatomy actress sharing a moment with her late cat
She ended the emotional post, writing, “Photos to honor the space we once called home, to say goodbye to the animals that loved us so much, and the only thing we really needed. Here are some pictures to celebrate that each…other.’
Many of Scorsone’s colleagues spoke out in supportive words during her emotional reveal.
Her Grey’s Anatomy co-star Chris Carmack said, “I hope you never have to deal with stuff like this…but if you do, an example of your grace under terrible circumstances.” I hope you can follow along… love you and your family.”
The show’s Jake Borelli told Scorsone, “You are truly an incredible human being. I send you and all my love.”
Melissa Dupray of the show commented, “Oh sweet baby. I’m so glad you’re all safe. I’m sorry for the loss of your furbaby and the tangible things that hold the memories. Hope you’re here.” Thank you for being and being so beautiful.
Schitt’s Creek actress Emily Hampshire said, “You’re an incredible human being. I’m so sorry you’ve gone through all this, but I know that you existed in this world and you and you.” I am very grateful to you for sending everything to my family. [love].’
Scorsone honored her daughter Pippa on World Down Syndrome Day last month.
She is pictured with “Happy World Down Syndrome Day 21.3.23 Love is just us. Just like us. #joyisrebellion.”
Scorsone detailed the tragic event and thanked those who helped her afterwards.
Many of Scorsone’s colleagues spoke out in words of support during her emotional reveal.
Scorsone last month honored daughter Pippa on World Down Syndrome Day by posting a photo of them together
The actress has played the role of Dr. Amelia Shepard on the ABC show since 2010.
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