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'He's An Angel'

Kendra Wilkinson Thanks Hugh Hefner For Changing Her Life: 'I'll Miss Him So Much'

The former Playboy bunny met her ex-boyfriend when she was just 18.

Kendra Wilkinson is paying tribute to the man who she says changed her life, Hugh Hefner. 14 years ago, Kendra was just 18-years-old when she moved into the Playboy mansion and began dating Hugh. Despite the age gap, Kendra said in her 2011 memoir Sliding into Home that she saw in Hugh “a sweet man who made me feel really good about myself — a true gentleman.” Now, the former Playboy bunny is thanking Hugh, who died on Wednesday at the age of 91, for making her the person she is today. Click through to read Kendra’s emotional tribute to Hugh.

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