This is devastating.
René Angélil — who is the husband of singer, Céline Dion — has died following his third battle with cancer. He was 73 years old.
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"René Angelil passed away this morning as his home in Las Vegas after a long and courageous battle against cancer. The family requests that their privacy be respected at the moment; more details will be provided at a later time,” his rep tells People.
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Rene is survived by the 47-year-old and their three children — five-year-old twins Nelson and Eddy and René-Charles, 14. He also has three adult children — Anne-Marie, Patrick and Jean-Pierre — from a previous relationship.
Our thoughts are with his loved ones in the wake of this tragedy.