The brother-in-law of Katie Holmes has died, Access Hollywood has confirmed.
Joseph Jeffrey Fretti, 48, the husband of Katie's older sister, Tamera, died of heart failure, a rep for the actress told Access.
VIEW THE PHOTOS: Hollywood's Hottest Couples!
Fretti was a funeral director who ran the J Jeffrey Fretti Funeral Home in Toledo, Ohio.
Fretti was reportedly found dead on April 12 in Sarasota, Fla., by a friend, according to Radar Online, which first reported the story.
Related Content from AccessHollywood.com:
VIEW THE PHOTOS: Tom Cruise & Katie Holmes
PLAY IT NOW: Katie Holmes' Final Night On Broadway (Jan. 11, 2009)
PLAY IT NOW: All Access: Katie Holmes' 'Mad Money' Premiere
MORE ACCESS ON THESE TOPICS: Katie Holmes - Deaths - News