By Christine Spines
Updated June 17, 2009 at 12:00 PM EDT

Mia Farrow confirmed today that her brother, Patrick Farrow, a sculptor and gallery owner who was found dead in his Vermont home yesterday, committed suicide. “The family of Patrick Farrow is grieving the tragic loss of their beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle who sadly chose to take his own life,” said a statement attributed to Mia Farrow and her family. “They greatly appreciate the support of their friends during this difficult time.”