Liotta and Nittolo went public with their romance in early 2020. That December, he announced on Instagram they had gotten engaged, writing, “Christmas wishes do come true. I asked the love of my life to marry me, and thank God she said yes!!!”
Liotta died in his sleep while shooting the film Dangerous Waters in the Dominican Republic. In addition to Nittolo, he is also survived by his daughter Karsen, 23, who he shared with ex-wife Michelle Grace.
Following Nittolo’s heartbreaking post, fellow celebrities and fans took to its comments section to share their condolences.
That includes former tennis star Ashley Harkleroad, who wrote, “So happy you got to experience that kind of love, Jacy! Some people only dream of that. I’m sorry he left you too soon, now you’ll have Angel living with you forever in ur heart. I’m so sorry for your loss baby girl.”
Hairstylist Jonathan Colombini added, “I love you Jacy! So sorry for your loss – Ray truly was one of a kind. Sending you and the family all my love and prayers.”