Kelly Preston Dies of Breast Cancer at 57

Kelly Preston and John Travolta

Kelly Preston, actress, and wife of Holywood star John Travolta succumbed to breast cancer on Sunday. She was 57 years old.

Travolta announced news of her death in an Instagram post. The celebrity couple was married for 28 years and have three children together.

“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. Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered,” Travolta said.

Ella Travolta responded posted about her mom’s death on Instagram on Monday.

“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,” she said.

“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,” Ella concluded.