Savannah Guthrie Pay Tribute to Richard Engel's Late Son 

Today Show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie posted a touching tribute to her friend's son who died who passed away this month. 

NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel announced the passing of his son 

aged six, Henry on Twitter in the early hours on Thursday 18 August. 

"Our beloved son Henry passed away. He had the softest blue eyes, an easy smile and a contagious giggle. 

We always surrounded him with love and he returned it, and so much more," Engel posted 

with an adorable photo that shows Henry's smile. Engel's Son was diagnosed Rett syndrome 

which is a neurological disorder that can cause cognitive impairments and motor dysfunctions.