TV Characters Who Have Died So Far in 2013: Rest in Peace! (PHOTOS)

TV dramas can be so merciless, right? It seems like every other episode of our fave series, we gotta break out the tissues and raise a glass in tribute to another departing character. And 2013 so far has been no exception, with the body count skyrocketing already.

Let's start with once of the most emotional: Adele Webber on Grey's Anatomy.

When: ;
Season 9, Episode 10, "Things We Said Today"
How: ;Adele survives an aneurysm but not a post-op heart attack. At Bailey's wedding, Richard heartbreakingly imagines himself and Adele dancing on their wedding day. Cue our uncontrollable baby-wailing.

Click through for more epitaphs for our dearly-department TV characters. ;(Spoiler alert!)