Celebs mourn Rue McClanahan's passing

rue-mcclanahan-golden-girls-nbc.jpgMuch like Gary Coleman's death last week and Dennis Hopper's passing over Memorial Day weekend, the stars are taking to Twitter to express their sadness over "Golden Girl" Rue McClanahan's death.

hear hear. she will be missed RT @helloross RIP Rue McClanahan & thank you for being a friend. -- Alison Sweeney

Sad news again: Golden Girl Rue McClanahan dies age 76 Emmy actress suffered a stroke. She beat 1997 breast cancer & 2009 heart surgery. -- Robin Leach

Ah beloved Blanche passes away - Rue McClanahan RIP. She was so lovely and such a spitfire. It's just Rose now. -- Marlee Matlin

RIP rue mcclanahan. sending love and prayers to her loved ones..... -- Mandy Moore