- Award-winning star John Travolta has confirmed the passing of his wife Kelly Preston at the age of 57
- He also revealed that Kelly had been battling against cancer and now succumbed to it
- John also said that he will be taking some time off to take care of their children and heal together
- The actor also thanked the nurses, doctors, and their supporters who helped them along the difficult journey
Hollywood star and singer John Travolta announced the sad passing of his wife Kelly Preston at the age of 57.
KAMI learned that Kelly succumbed to cancer after her two-year-long battle.
In an Instagram post, John confirmed the heartbreaking news. He also thanked the doctors and nurses who helped them along their difficult journey.
“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.
“She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many,” she added.
The Grease star also shared that he will be taking some time off to be with his children.
“I will be taking some time to be there for my children who have lost their mother, so forgive me in advance if you don’t hear from us for a while,” he said.
“But please know that I will feel your outpouring of love in the weeks and months ahead as we heal,” he added.
Kelly is survived by her husband John who she had been married with for 18 years and their children—20-year-old Ella, 9-year-old Benjamin, and their son Jett who died in 2009 who passed away at the age of 16.
John Travolta is a pilot and award-winning actor who is popularly known for his hit films Grease, Pulp Fiction, and Hairspray.
In an earlier report by KAMI, a Hollywood actor, Nick Cordero just recently passed away after his three-month-long battle against COVID-19.
Aside from Nick, there were other Hollywood stars who tested positive for COVID-19 including famous actor Tom Hanks and his wife Rita Wilson. Both were able to recover.
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