American actress and model Kelly Preston, who gained great fame for her role in the movie ‘Space Camp’, passed away after a two-year battle with breast cancer. She was 57 years old.
Preston had been diagnosed with breast cancer in 2018, and her treatment had been kept quiet.
On July 12, 2020, the death was announced through Instagram by John Travolta and the daughter, Ella Bleu Travolta.
The well-known actor John Travolta, who married Preston in 1991 in Paris, took to Instagram and wrote as follows regarding her wife’s death:
“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. 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. Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered.”
The grieving husband called to his followers as well as:
“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. But please know that I will feel your outpouring of love in the weeks and months ahead as we heal.
All my love,
The couple also had lost their son Jett Travolta in 2009, from Kawasaki Disease.
Here is the mentioned Instagram post.