HOUSTON, TX. (THECOUNT) — Kelly Preston, SpaceCamp actress and wife of John Travolta, has passed away following a two-year battle with breast cancer. She was 57
John took to Instagram to make the sad announcement.
“It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer,” he wrote alongside a beautiful photo of his wife. “She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many. My family and I will forever be grateful to her doctors and nurses at MD Anderson Cancer Center, all the medical centers that have helped, as well as her many friends and loved ones who have been by her side…”
Daughter Ella Bleu shared the same photo of her mother with a heartwarming message of her own.
“I have never met anyone as courageous, strong, beautiful and loving as you,” she wrote. “Anyone who is lucky enough to have known you or to have ever been in your presence will agree that you have a glow and a light that never ceases to shine and that makes anyone around you feel instantly happy. Thank you for being there for me no matter what. Thank you for your love. Thank you for your help and thank you for making this world a better place. You have made life so beautiful and I know you will continue to do so always. I love you so much mama.”
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