By Kate Ward
Updated May 31, 2011 at 12:09 PM EDT

Danny DeVito, who co-starred with Jeff Conaway in Taxi, has released a statement about the late actor, who passed away Friday at the age of 60 of complications from pneumonia. DeVito, who played Louie De Palma on Taxi, said of Conaway, who portrayed struggling actor Bobby Wheeler: “Jeff was a good man. I will always think of him fondly and of our days together with the Taxi family. Finally he’s at peace.”

Fellow Taxi co-star Marilu Henner spoke to EW about Conaway. See her remembrances here.

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