Father of singers Nick and Aaron Carter dead

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Nick and Aaron Carter’s father Robert Gene Carter passed away suddenly at age 65 Tuesday. Leslie Carter, one of the five Carter siblings, died from an overdose at 25-years-old in 2012. The cause of death has not been determined.

Nick broke the news on Twitter Wednesday afternoon.

Aaron also shared a tweet, writing, “I am in shock and I loved my dad so much”.

We’re told Bob – whom the families believe died from a heart attack – requested cremation. “This is the last pic I have my dad (sic)”.

Aaron Carter opened up about his father Bob’s death with their touching last photograph together.

Throughout his life, and his sons’ careers – Bob Carter has often been in the limelight, for being so vocal about his struggle with his family, and his closeness to his boys.

Aaron continued on Instagram: “My heart is broken”. “#RIPDADDY I love you”. The Backstreet Boy asked for “our privacy be respected at this hard time” as the family “learn [s] more about the cause of death, and begin the grieving process”.

A cause of death has yet to be revealed, but according to TMZ.com, the news emerges shortly after singer Aaron shared a Twitter post about his dad, known as Bob, being found unconscious.

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In another post, Aaron wrote: “I’m gonna miss you forever poppa smurf you were the coolest man ever”.

Aaron’s rep said the brothers would not be issuing an additional statement at this time.

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