Thomson ReutersFebruary 16, 2014 00:31
(Reuters) - John Henson, the son of the late Muppets creator Jim Henson, died on Valentine's Day of a heart attack at age 48, the Jim Henson Company said on Saturday.
He died at home with his daughter, the company said in a statement.
A shareholder and board member of the Jim Henson Company, he lived in Saugerties, New York, according to a local newspaper, the Times Herald-Record.
The Jim Henson Company did not immediately respond to requests for comment.