Stars Who Left Us Too Soon

It's never easy to say goodbye, but it's especially hard when the great – like Diem Brown, Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman – die young

SAWYER SWEETEN, 19

He'd stepped back from the spotlight after appearing as one of the blond Barone twins on Everybody Loves Raymond, but sadly, the child star's name resurfaced in April 2015 after he reportedly shot himself on his family's front porch. His sister Madylin, who co-starred with him on the sitcom (along with his twin brother, Sullivan), posted on Facebook that day, "At this time I would like to encourage everyone to reach out to the ones you love. Let them have no doubt of what they mean to you." His TV parents Ray Romano and Patricia Heaton also expressed their shock and sadness in statements to PEOPLE.