Louis Tomlinson’s Mom Dies After Battling with Leukemia
Johannah Deakin passed away at the age of 42 on Wednesday (Dec. 7. 2016), according to a statement issued by her husband, Daniel, to The Sun newspaper.
“It is with immeasurable sadness that Johannah Deakin’s family said goodbye to Johannah in the early hours of Wednesday 7th December 2016,” a statement from the family reads. “Earlier this year Johannah was diagnosed with a very aggressive form of leukemia that required immediate and continuous treatment. We respectfully request that the family are given time and space to grieve in private.”
Although Tomlinson is reportedly absolutely devastated, he is set to perform a tribute to his late mother on the X Factor finale over the weekend.