John Stamos minimised Lori Loughlin’s role in the scandal.
The actor and stand-up comedian died suddenly at the age of 65 on Sunday.
The Full House star served almost two months in jail last year for her involvement in the scandal.
The 57-year-old will reprise her role as Abigail Stanton in the When Calls the Heart spin-off, When Hope Calls: A Country Christmas.
The 47-year-old host of the dancing competition issued a statement to Entertainment Tonight, where she defended the influencer’s right to be on the show.
A federal judge has approved the couple’s request to spend a week in San Jose del Cabo from 16 June.
The actress was convicted as part of a scandal in which more than 50 parents allegedly bribed their children’s way into prestigious universities.
Lori Loughlin completed her prison stint in December.