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08th Jul 2023

Holly Willoughby pens heartbreaking tribute to late mother-in-law

Kat O'Connor

Holly Willoughby is heartbroken following the tragic loss.

Holly Willoughby has penned a heartfelt tribute to her mother-in-law Sandra. The presenter confirmed her mother-in-law sadly passed away on Instagram this morning.

She praised Sandra for raising her husband Daniel Baldwin and for being one of the strongest women she knows.

“Sleep well Sandra… Nonna, Mother, Sister, friend… To know her was to know strength itself…” Holly wrote.

“Raising four children after losing her husband, she then lost a son and more recently her sister…” Holly wrote.

The This Morning presenter thanked her mother-in-law for the constant guidance and advice she shared with her.

“Thank you for your guidance, advice and bottomless Prosecco.

“Thank you for raising the incredible man I’m married to… I see your strength everyday in our children… Be at peace…Love you,” she added.

Holly’s friends and followers sent her loving messages following the harrowing announcement.


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Vanessa Feltz wrote, “I am so terribly sorry to hear of Sandra’s passing. I had such a memorable conversation with her. She exuded wisdom kindness and warmth. Sending love to you Dan and the whole family.”

“Awww x Im sorry holly. love to Dan and the kids too xxxx” Davina McCall added.

Holly’s This Morning co-presenter Craig Doyle added, “I am so sorry for your loss Holly. Condolences to Dan and all the family.”