Celine Dion Loses 73 Year Old Husband, Rene Angelil
Canadian born international singer, Celine Dion announce the death of her 73 years old husband, Rene Angelil on her twitter handle.
According to reports Rene died from a protracted battle with throat cancer.
According to People Magazine, the Clark County Office of the Coroner/Medical Examiner said “Mr. Angelil, 73, died of throat cancer at his home in Henderson while under the care of a physician.”
The coroner also added that Angelil died of natural causes.
An official statement obtained from Céline Dion’s Facebook page reads: “It is with deep sadness that we announce that René Angélil, aged 73, died this morning at her residence in Las Vegas after a long and courageous fight against cancer.
“The family wishes to live the mourning in privacy. Other information you will be provided in the next few days.”
René Angélil was a Canadian singer, and he also acted as a manager to his wife, singer Céline Dion.
Reports say he mortgaged his home to finance Dion’s first record.