Celine Dion's brother dying of cancer

 16 Jan 2016 - 11:16

Celine Dion's brother dying of cancer
File picture of Celine Dion

 

Los Angeles: The brother of singer Celine Dion, who lost her husband to cancer earlier this week, is also battling the same disease and may not live for long.

Dion's husband René Angélil died at the age of 73 following a long battle with throat cancer. Her sister Claudette has shared that their brother too is dying with "brain, tongue and throat cancer", reports tmz.com.

Caludette shared: “Daniel, 59, has been fighting brain, tongue and throat cancer and is currently surrounded by family, including their 89-year-old mother.”

Claudette also added that their brother may not survive for another week.

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