Sadly, Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of the hit Nickelodeon show “SpongeBob SquarePants” passed away at the end of last month. The whole industry felt sad and paid their condolences towards the show creator.
He died because of heart failure as a result of his ALS decease.
Today TMZ got their hands on the death certificate of Stephen Hillenburg. In which the mentioned cause of death was a cardiopulmonary failure due to ALS. The document revealed that Hillenburg’s body was cremated and his ashes were scattered at sea.
At least 500 yards off the coast of California.
Upon his death, many people offered their condolences on Twitter.
Liyuan Liu wrote: Thank you for giving me a happy childhood. And we will never forget you. RIP.
Michael101c wrote: RIP Stephen Hillenburg Thank You For All The Great Episodes Of SpongeBob And The Memes
Mikmix3 wrote: Rest in Peace…thank you for brightening up my 20s…
ItsAshleyBiotch wrote: Rest In Peace Ocean Man