The family’s most recent Facebook communication, from his son Christopher Dow, reads, “ This is a delicate time

Dad is at home, under lodge care, and in his last hours. My woman and I are by his side along with numerous musketeers that have visited. He has a fighting heart

Preliminarily Tony Dow, the actor and director best known for playing the stalwart aged family Wally Cleaver to Jerry Mathers ’ Beaver in the iconic series

Dow's sanctioned Facebook runner posted an advertisement of the" end of our cherished Tony this morning," but the post has ago been deleted

The actor's son, Christopher Dow, told NBC News in a textbook communication Thursday autumn that his father is still" on lodge and in his last hours

He has family and musketeers girding him," Christopher Dow said." Thank you for keeping us in your prayers during this delicate time

A farther Facebook post to Dow's sanctioned runner from his operation platoon attributed the confusion to miscommunication

After participating a statement on his vindicated Facebook account Tuesday morning that Tony Dow

According to Judy Twersky, a longtime friend of Dow's, he was still alive as of 330p.m. ET, when she spoke to Dow's woman , Lauren Dow

Lauren Dow told Twersky he's still breathing and entering lodge care