‘Sesame Street’ cartoon girl dies at 23 due to complications from cancer

Sesame Street cartoon character Sadie the Sesame Stuffed Pig died on Thursday, according to her publicist, according the Associated Press.

“Sadie the stuffed pig was diagnosed with cancer in March 2016,” the statement said.

“She was found dead in her home in Chicago, Illinois, on July 22.

We are deeply saddened to learn of her death.

She was loved and adored by millions.” 

According to the Associated, her funeral will be held at a church on Saturday at 6 p.m.

The funeral home for the stuffed animal has been booked for August 16, and the family is seeking donations.

“Her smile and spirit will be greatly missed by all of us,” the family said in a statement.