Therese Dion — mom of worldwide famous person Celine Dion — has died after months of battling severe well being points.
Celine’s mother, who was identified affectionately in Canada as “Maman Dion,” reportedly handed late Thursday surrounded by her household and associates. Therese’s eldest youngster, Claudette Dion, revealed final yr that her mom had been coping with vital well being issues … together with reminiscence loss and imaginative and prescient and listening to impairment.
The Dion matriarch had a whopping 14 kids, who she raised along with her husband, Adhemar, in Charlemagne, northeast of Montreal. Adhemar died in 2003.
Therese’s dying comes simply 2 days after the fourth anniversary of the death of Celine’s husband, Rene Angelil. Eerily, Thursday additionally marked the 4th anniversary of Celine’s brother, Daniel, dying — so, this was already a really making an attempt time for the singer and her household.
Therese co-wrote the track that satisfied Angelil, a music supervisor, to signify Celine … and the remainder is historical past. She additionally based the Maman Dion Basis in 2006 to help deprived kids.
Celine is at the moment on her Braveness World Tour and is scheduled to carry out in Miami Friday and Saturday. It is unclear if the reveals will go on.