Kelly Preston’s tragic death from breast cancer last month occurred at her family’s home in Clearwater, Florida, according to her death certificate.
The 57-year-old actress was pronounced dead on July 12 at 11:46 a.m., US Weekly reported, citing the official document.
Officials said in documents that the body of the star Jerry Maguire was transported to a local funeral home and then taken to Brooksville Crematorium in Brooksville, Fla., The publication reported.
New Details: Kelly Preston’s tragic death from breast cancer last month occurred at her family’s home in Clearwater, Florida, according to her death certificate. She was photographed at the Cannes Film Festival in 2018
Preston’s husband John Travolta, 66, announced his wife’s tragic death in a July 13 Instagram post.
“It is with a very heavy heart that I inform you that my beautiful wife Kelly lost her two-year battle with breast cancer,” said the actor, who appeared alongside his wife in the 2018 crime drama Gotti playing husband and wife.
He continued, “She fought a courageous fight with the love and support of so many people. Kelly’s love and life will always be remembered forever, I will take the time to be there for my children who have lost their mothers, so please forgive me in advance if you can’t hear us for a while.
“But know that I will feel your outpouring of love in the weeks and months to come as we heal.
Officials said in documents that the body of the star Jerry Maguire was transported to a local funeral home and then taken to the Brooksville Crematorium in Brooksville, Florida.
The couple appeared in the 2018 crime drama Gotti, playing husband and wife. They were pictured during the film’s New York debut in 2018
Her daughter Ella said, “I have never met anyone so brave, strong, beautiful and loving as you.
“Anyone lucky enough to have known you or been around you before will agree that you have a glow and a light that just keeps shining and makes everyone around you instantly happy. “
In the midst of her secret battle with cancer, she has maintained a positive outlook amid the hidden struggle for health, often taking to Instagram to commemorate the holidays and milestones.
Love: Preston is survived by Travolta, who she was married to for 28 years
Moving: On Father’s Day, she greeted the Pulp Fiction star, writing, “Happy Father’s Day to the best I know, we love you.
On Father’s Day, she greeted the actor – whom she met while filming the 1989 comedy The Pundits – by writing, “Happy Father’s Day to the best I know, we love you.”
Other highlights of Preston’s career include turning points in the 1988 comedy Arnold Schwarzenegger-Danny DeVito Twins and the 1999 sports comedy For the Love of the Game alongside Kevin Costner.
Preston is survived by Travolta, to whom she was married for 28 years; and her children, her daughter Ella, 20, and her son Ben, nine; the couple’s eldest, Jett, tragically died in 2009 aged 16 in the Bahamas.