Chyler Leigh Chyler Leigh

TV shows weren't the only things we said goodbye to this season — we had to bid adieu to some major characters as well.

Photo Gallery: TV shows we lost this year

Some deaths were hardly surprising (see ya, Shane!), some we expected (RIP, Mike Delfino), but others definitely caught us off-guard, like Lexie's emotional passing just 20 minutes in to the Grey's Anatomy season finale. And we even lost a non-human (Hint: He's made of glass.)

Click here to pay your respects one last time to these fallen characters.