Primetime princess Kim Chiu is now on a trying situation with the death of her mother Louella Yap Chiu. Kim's mother died on Sunday, June 24. She was 50 years old.
According to reports, Kim's mother was ill and got confined in one of the hospitals in Cebu. The cause of death of was not disclosed but a source close to the family said that she has died of aneurysm.
Kim and her family has not yet granted an interview and requested privacy as they mourn the loss of their mother. On her official Twitter account, Kim posted "sana panaginip lang to..."
sana panaginip lang to...
— kim chiu (@prinsesachinita) June 23, 2013
Kim's management, Star Magic released an official statement regarding the death of Kim's mother.
"Star Magic sympathizes with Kim Chiu on the passing of her mother, Louella Y. Chiu. We request that we give Kim and her family the respect and time to grieve for their loss. Thank you."
Meanwhile, Kim's love team partner Xian Lim has reportedly flew to Cebu to console Kim.
Our condolences to Kim and family.