Cameron Diaz has released a statement to UsMagazine.com, about her father's untimely death:
"My mom, sister and I are deeply appreciative of the overwhelming outpouring of love and support during this difficult time for us and all of our family. My dad was loved by so many people and his humor and spirit will always live on in our hearts."
Cam's dad sadly passed away Monday, after a bout with the flu turned into pneumonia. He was 58.