“We are all working at understanding this huge event as it only happened so recently, even though my dad has been unwell for some time,” he admitted to the BBC.
“A sad day for all who knew and loved my dad and a sad loss for all people around the world who enjoyed the wonderful gift he had as an actor,” Jason added.
Micheline also divulged that Sir Sean had been diagnosed with dementia, which “took its toll on him.
She told The Mail on Sunday: “He had dementia and it took its toll on him. He got his final wish to slip away without any fuss.”
She added the actor “was not able to express himself” in the period before his death.