Celine Dion’s Husband Has Passed Away – Prayers For Dion And Her Family

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Image: ETHAN MILLER / GETTY

Image: ETHAN MILLER / GETTY

It is with heavy hearts that we report to you that René Angélil, husband of Céline Dion, has passed away.

“Rene Angelil, 73, passed away this morning at his home in Las Vegas after a long and courageous battle against cancer,” the rep said in a statement. “The family requests that their privacy be respected at the moment.” –  Dion’s representative

Angélil guided Celine Dion’s career as her manager and mentor. He leaves behind their three children – René-Charles, 14, and 5-year-old twins Nelson and Eddy – and his adult children from a previous relationship, Anne-Marie, Patrick and Jean-Pierre.

May you rest in peace Mr. Dion.

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Celine has kept her head up through these hard times:

“You can have your shaking knees at the end, but when someone you love falls and needs help, it’s not time to cry. Afterwards, sure. But not yet.”

Image: THOMAS SAMSON / GAMMA / GETTY

Image: THOMAS SAMSON / GAMMA / GETTY

Singer Ginette Reno Comments On René Angéli’s Life In The Video Below:

Article: People
Video: CBC News