Hugh Dane, the actor best known for playing Hank the security guard on聽The Office and, more recently, a police officer on The Mayor, has died at the age of 75.

News of Dane鈥檚 passing was first shared on Facebook by聽the Los Angeles Inner City Cultural Center, an arts institution that fosters young careers and multiculturalism. The Center聽posted details for a聽celebration of life for the actor, praising him as 鈥渁聽loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend.鈥澛燗 cause of death聽has not聽been revealed.

Rainn Wilson, who played Dwight Schrute聽alongside Dane鈥檚 grumpy but reliable Dunder Mifflin security guard, took to Twitter to share the news with fans of The Office. 鈥淩IP Hugh Dane, AKA聽Hank the security guard,鈥 Wilson wrote. 鈥淗e was one of the greats. So kind, funny, talented. We will all miss him.鈥

Wilson also聽posted a clip of an iconic season 2 scene the actors shared on the show. As Dwight is named the 鈥淗onorary Security Adviser,鈥 he attempts to聽make some changes to the job, which Hank does not find amusing.

Other Office stars including Steve Carell (Michael Scott) and BJ Novak (Ryan Howard) retweeted Wilson鈥檚 tribute, with Carell adding that Dane was 鈥渁 terrific guy.鈥 And Mindy Kaling (Kelly Kapoor) wrote, 鈥淗ugh Dane was one the funniest actors ever. I loved writing and acting with him.鈥

Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

(photo via ABC/Tony Rivetti)