Actor John Travolta mourns the loss of his wife. Kelly Preston died of breast cancer at the age of 57.
Travolta has confirmed his wife’s death on Instagram. He writes: «My beautiful wife Kelly lost her two-year fight against breast cancer. She fought with love and the support of many people. » The star from “Grease” thanks the medical staff who looked after his wife. The 66-year-old continued: “Kelly’s love and her life will always be remembered. I will take some time to be there for my children who have lost their mother. » Travolta announces to withdraw from the public for a while.
Preston and Travolta had been married since 1991. Previously, she had relationships with actors Kevin Gage and Charlie Sheen. Preston was even engaged to Sheen. After he accidentally shot her in the arm, their ways parted. In addition to Travolta, Preston leaves a 20-year-old daughter and a nine-year-old son.