Oh no! Celine Dion has lost another loved one.

Just 2 days after Celine Dion’s husband, Rene Angelil, succumbed to throat cancer, her brother Daniel Dion, also passed away. Daniel had been fighting brain, tongue, and throat cancer for a few years before losing his life to the disease.

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Daniel, 59, was the 8th child of 14 children. He is survived by his daughters, Valérie and Marie-Michelle, grandchildren Matis and Laurianne, together with his siblings.

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He was ready, and isn’t suffering any more. He was at peace,” his sister Claudette had recently told the Journal de Montreal newspaper. A religious funeral will take place later this month at St-Simon-et-Jude, in Charlemagne Québec, where the family was raised.

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A source told People, “Celine is still in Vegas with her kids making plans for (her husband’s) funeral. It’s a typical grieving process. There’s moments of shed tears, moments of memories and laughter.

We are truly heartbroken for Celine and her family. Stay strong Celine!

Source: E! News, BBC.

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