Actress Kelly Preston Dies After 2 Year Battle With Breast Cancer

By kncipat on July 13, 2020
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Actress Kelly Preston passed away Sunday after a 2 year battle with breast cancer. Her husband, John Travolta, made the announcement. Preston, 57, starred in many films including “Twins,” “Jerry MaGuire,” “Addicted To Love,” and “Sky High.” She and Travolta had a son named Jett who passed away at the age of 16 in 2009. They have two other children, Ella, 20, and Benjamin, 9. Travolta described his wife as a beautiful and loving soul. Ella paid tribute to her mom on Instagram writing, “I have never met anyone as courageous, strong, beautiful and loving as you. 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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