Robin Williams' wife: He had Parkinson's disease

The wife of Robin Williams says was in the stages of Parkinson's disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide. In a

FILE AUGUST 11: According to reports August 11,

FILE AUGUST 11: According to reports August 11, 2014 actor Robin Williams has died of a suspected suicide in Tiburon, California. He was 63. HOLLYWOOD, CA - NOVEMBER 09: Actor Robin Williams (R) and Susan Schneider arrive at the premiere of Walt Disney Pictures' "Old Dogs" at the El Capitan Theatre on November 9, 2009 in Hollywood, California. (Photos by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) (Credit: Getty Images / Jason Merritt)

LOS ANGELES - (AP) -- The wife of Robin Williams says was in the stages of Parkinson's disease and was sober at the time of his apparent suicide.

In a statement Thursday, Susan Schneider said that Williams was struggling with depression, anxiety and the early stages of Parkinson's when he was found dead earlier this week..

The wife of the actor-comedian said he was not ready to share his Parkinson's diagnosis publicly.

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