"Travolta & Preston pen thank you letter after..." - SPIN WARS, The Predictable Travolta & Preston pen thank you letter after death of son || WXYZ.com | WXYZ-TV / Detroit | Detroit News, Weather, Sports and More John Travolta and wife Kelly Preston have published a letter thanking the residents of their adopted home of Ocala, Florida for their well wishes as they deal with the death of their 16-year-old son. Jett Travolta died after suffering a seizure on January 2nd while vacationing with his family in the Bahamas. The couple and its four-year-old daughter Ella, addressed the letter to 'The People of Ocala', thanking its residents for their support as they deal with an "impossibly painful situation". Through family attorney Michael McDermott, they write: "The enormous amount of love, support and condolence we have received from this community has been most humbling. Comforting words, thoughts and prayers of Ocala's citizens have made an impossibly painful situation, a little less painful. "The actions of Ocala's community leaders, its law enforcement professionals, our neighbors at Jumbolair and its surrounding communities have offered us the dignity to grieve the loss of our son and Ella's brother in peace. For this we will always be grateful. (snip) "What we have experienced in Ocala transcends neighborly civility. We have been treated as family. Although we lost a good part of the joy and radiance of our family, your embracing us as a member of your own has helped us to contend with our loss. (snip - moar at article) --------------------- Really slanted to Ocala and trying to rally the whole community / thank whole community that already (in his estimation / buzz they're trying to create) did rally.