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Marie Osmond's son Michael commits suicide in L.A.

Michael Blosil, the 18-year-old son of Marie Osmond,

jumped to his death Friday night from his downtown Los Angeles

apartment building, leaving behind a note, ETOnline reports, referring

to a

lifelong battle with depression."My family and I are

devastated and in deep shock by the tragic loss of

our dear Michael and ask that everyone respect our privacy during this

difficult time," his mother said

through her publicist Saturday.Donny Osmond,

his uncle, said on Saturday morning: "Please pray for my sister and her

family."

Tonight's "Donny & Marie" show at the Flamingo hotel in Las

Vegas has

been canceled.