After sharing several poignant messages on Instagram in recent days, Kim Richards' ex-husband has passed away at the age of 58.
"We have lost Monty Brinson after a brave battle with cancer," Rick Hilton announced on Instagram Sunday evening. "His heart was as big as the moon and he was loved by all he met."
Kathy Hilton's husband added, "He will be sorely missed. I love you always!"
In the days leading up to his death, Monty kept fans updated on his condition while also sharing a sense of optimism that he would be alright no matter what happens.
He had been battling with cancer for a whle now. The good thing wasthat he was keepng his fans updated on his condition and all his treatments.