Kate Spade was under treatment for depression, anxiety -Husband

Ron Galella via Getty Images                   Kate Spade appears with brother-in-law David Spade at the 69th Annual Academy Awards in 1997 in Los Angeles

Kate Spade's heartbreaking suicide sent shockwaves throughout the world, and some now fear for her brother-in-law, actor David Spade, the younger brother of Kate's husband, Andy. "Kate really removed herself from society, from NY, from the fashion world, and she really just focused, I think, on being a mom", he told EXTRA in an interview on Wednesday, adding that despite invitations to lavish events like the Met Gala, she chose not to attend. We're a large family and all close.

Two days after his sister's body was found in her NY apartment from an apparent hanging, Brosnahan reiterated that the family's privacy be respected. "There were personal demons she was battling".

Brosnahan, who still resides in Kansas City, Missouri, said he hopes his daughter's body will come back to her hometown to be laid to rest. Their daughter Bea was living with both of them and they saw each other or spoke every day.

"She was happy and we made plans to meet in California", Brosnahan says.

He said she "sounded happy" the night before and her death was a complete shock.

Andy Spade was spotted picking up his and Kate Spade's daughter Frances Beatrix from school on June 5 to reportedly deliver the devastating news about her mother's death.

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She is survived by her husband Andy , who is the brother of David, and their 13-year-old daughter Frances . Spade's handbags were a must-have, and she ranked among the NY designers to cement the minimalist look.

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Andy Spade is breaking his silence. Spade, 55, addressed her daughter in the note, according to two New York Police Department sources.

On behalf of the CFDA, CEO Steven Kolb and designer Diane von Furstenberg released a statement to say they felt "devastated". We are deeply heartbroken and miss her already.

"For the past 10 months we had been living separately, but within a few blocks of each other", he stated.

Kate Spade's handbags feature vibrant colors and eye-catching polka dots, just as smile-inducing as the quirky quotes - "bright like glitter, and bubbly like Champagne" - that adorn the walls of the fashion designer's stores. "We ate many meals together as a family and continued to vacation together as a family".

"There was no substance or alcohol abuse", he wrote. "Bea is his only concern and number one priority at this point", the insider said. "She was the kindest person I've ever known and my best friend for 35 years", the businessman said in a lengthy statement to The New York Times. "Kate loved Bea so very much".

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