Family members revealed that Arnold died “peacefully” at his home.Family members revealed that Arnold died “peacefully” at his home.
Coroners have ruled that the funnyman died from natural causes.Coroners have ruled that the funnyman died from natural causes.
Arnold was three stops into a national comedy tour when he died, Deadline reported.
His pal Chris Spencer said: "Our closely knit comedy community mourns the loss of one of the greatest to ever do it.
"He was admired by his peers, respected by other veterans, and looked up to by the burgeoning comedians that he mentored."
Comedian and actor Bobby Lee said: "I've known you for 20 years. An amazing human and comic. Heartbroken."
And, Detroit star Loni Love posted online: "My brother is gone... thank you for the laughs, the encouragement and the inspiration.. my love and prayers to his lovely wife Julie and
Community actress Yvette Nicole Brown said: "One of Cleveland’s finest has left the stage and way too soon. 54 is too young. This does not feel real."