REPORTCéline Dion’s Brother Dying of Cancer Just One Day After Her Husband’s Death
Céline Dion has received more devastating news just one day after her husband’s tragic death from cancer.
According to a new report, the 47-year-old singer’s older brother Daniel is “on his deathbed and only has hours left to live after a fight with cancer.”
Céline and her late husband, René, in September 2006.
Daniel, 59, has been battling brain, tongue and throat cancer in Céline’s hometown of Montreal, Québec, the star’s sister Claudette allegedly told TMZ earlier today.
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Claudette, 67, reportedly told the entertainment news outlet Daniel’s condition is so bad, their family sadly does not believe he will live another week.
Céline performing in December 2015.
Céline’s beloved husband, René Angélil, died on Thursday, Jan. 14 at age 73, a rep for the singer confirmed to People. “[He] passed away this morning at his home in Las Vegas after a long and courageous battle against cancer,” the statement read. “The family requests that their privacy be respected at the moment; more details will be provided at a later time.”
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In addition to Daniel and Claudette, Céline also has seven sisters (Louise, Ghislaine, Linda, Liette, Pauline, Manon and Denise) and four brothers (Clément, Jacques, Michel and Paul).