Actor Tony Dow, played Wally Cleaver in 'Leave It to Beaver,

The New York Times reports that Dow's representatives released an inaccurate statement to Facebook

Variety ran the obituary after confirming Dow's death with his team

His reps have been contacted again for more information

According to his son Christopher Dow's most recent Facebook message, "This is a difficult time."

Currently, dad is under hospice care at home, and he is in the final hours of his life

Together with my wife and many friends who have visited him, we are by his side

He died on Tuesday morning, according to his official Facebook page

We share with you with an extremely heavy heart the passing of our beloved Tony this morning