Terry Lubbock, the daddy of Stuart Lubbock, the person discovered useless in Michael Barrymore’s swimming pool in 2001, has died on the age of 76.
Mr Lubbock died after being recognized with terminal most cancers, his pal and publicist Harry Cichy mentioned.
He had mounted a 20-year campaign for justice for his son.
A autopsy examination revealed that Stuart Lubbock, 31, had suffered extreme inside accidents which instructed he had been sexually assaulted.
Alcohol, ecstasy, and cocaine had been present in his bloodstream.
Nobody has been charged in relation to Stuart Lubbock’s dying.
Terry Lubbock was a retired toolmaker from Harlow in Essex.
Mr Cichy mentioned he died on 15 September and described him as “unimaginable”.
“You do not come throughout many individuals like Terry Lubbock,” mentioned Mr Cichy.
“His tenacity and willpower had been unimaginable. He seemed like a mild-mannered man, however he had the center of a lion.
“He considered Stuart each waking hour, seven days per week.
“He is died unhappy as a result of he is died understanding folks by no means knew the reality about what occurred. However nobody may have fought tougher for his or her son.”
Terry Lubbock, who was divorced and had one other son, Kevin, was fighting for a fresh inquest into his son’s death.
“A brand new inquest was what actually mattered to him,” mentioned Mr Cichy.
“He had misplaced religion within the police.
“Sadly, he is died not understanding whether or not there can be one other inquest.”
In February, Terry Lubbock informed journalists that he had terminal most cancers and mentioned docs had informed him he had months to stay.
He made a “remaining enchantment” for witnesses to come back ahead in April and mentioned on the time: “We wish previous witnesses to come back ahead and inform the reality.”
“For me, the clock is ticking, and time is working out. This can be my remaining enchantment.”
Mr Barrymore, now 69, was arrested in 2007 however by no means charged with any offence.
He subsequently sued Essex Police, claiming his wrongful arrest had price him about £2.5 million in misplaced earnings, however Courtroom of Enchantment judges concluded he ought to obtain nominal damages.